Dr. Charles Franklin Tompkins
Dr. Charles Franklin Tompkins, III age 65 of Harrogate, Tennessee passed away July 12, 2023. Dr. Charles Franklin Tompkins, III had many names and held many titles. A few of his favorites were: "Chuck", "Dad", "Poppy", "Doc", and "Dr. T". He was born August 26th, 1957 in Morristown, Tennessee to Billie Durham Tompkins and Charles Franklin Tompkins, Jr. Dr. Tompkins graduated from dental school at The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill in 1982. That same year he moved to Harrogate, Tennessee on a National Healthcare Scholarship to serve an underserved area. He and his wife opened and ran a successful dental practice, Family Dental Care of Harrogate, for 40 years. He enjoyed...