Charlie has over 30 years of sports experience. He played three sports for Shelby County High School: basketball 3 years, football 1 year, and baseball 2 years. He played competitive softball at the highest level for 20 years throughout the United States and Canada. He has three National Championship Titles for slow pitch softball and numerous state individual titles. Charlie is presently the Head Coach for Martha Lane Collins High School Fast Pitch Softball. He has also served as an assistant middle school basketball coach, assistant high school fast pitch coach, and assistant high school girls basketball coach. He and his wife, Sheri , live in Shelby County, and have two daughters, Mallori and Haleigh, and a grandson, Vann. He is an active member and deacon of Highland Baptist Church.