Charles Bethel, 73, of Chattanooga, passed from this life on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. A celebration of his life will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, in the funeral home chapel with Brother Rush Wyatt officiating. Burial will follow at Chattanooga National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.