McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel

7428 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Charlotte, NC


Carla Jacinta Poplin

4 August , 196023 October , 2019

Carla Jacinta Poplin, 59, was taken peacefully home on October 23 2019. She was the daughter of Wanda G. and William R. Poplin Jr., both deceased.

As a child she resided in Asheville, NC, attending Lucy S. Herring High School, graduating in 1981 and member of Calvary Baptist Church. Her adult life was spent in Charlotte, NC, and final years were spent with caregiver Vicki Patterson.

Carla is survived by sister, R. Molena Poplin, nephews, Nathan R. Messer and Logan S. Rampey and niece, Tia M. Russell.

Carla was a sweet spirit that loved music, family and Our Lord.

A graveside service will be held Friday, November 8, 2019 at 12pm at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery 962 Old Hwy 70 E. Black Mountain, NC 28711.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made in Carla’s honor to Calvary Baptist Church 531 Haywood Road Asheville NC 28806.

Online condolences may be offered at www.mcewenminthillchapel.com


  • Graveside Service Friday, 8 November , 2019


Carla Jacinta Poplin

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Melissa Galloway

7 November 2019

Carla was such a lovely soul. She always brought a smile to my face, and I know she will be missed by those closest to her. ❤ Your cousin, Melissa

Tia Messer

1 November 2019

I love you Carla and will always miss you..