OBITUARY

John Henry Carson

June 10, 1935April 12, 2013
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John Henry Carson, age 77 of Marion, NC passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013 at the VA Medical Center, Asheville, NC. Mr. Carson was born on June 10, 1935 to the late Mr. Clarence Carson and Mary Martha Martin-Carson. Mr. Carson is survived by daughters Karen Johnson of Marion, NC, Veronica Carson-DeShields and husband Jerome of Greensboro, NC, Dianne Logan and husband Stanley of Lake Lure, NC, and Jacqueline Scott of Charlotte, NC. He is also survived by sisters Juanita Tate of Waynesville,NC and May Carolyn Carson of California. Mr. Carson is also survived by 14 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and a host of nephews and nieces. Preceding Mr. Carson in death were his father and mother, sons Gregory Carson, Johnny Lindsey and Percy Scott, and brothers Robert Lee Carson and Arnold Carson. Funeral services for Mr. Carson will be conducted at McCall Kirksey Chapel, Marion, NC on Friday, April 19, 2013 at 2:00 PM, with the Rev. Elledge Fowler officiating. Visitation will begin at 1:00 PM prior to the services. Burial will follow the services at MCDowell Memorial Park, Marion, NC with military honors. Flowers are both welcome and appreciated.

On-line condolences can be made to the family at www.kirkseyfhmarion.com

Services

  • Visitation Friday, April 19, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, April 19, 2013
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Kathy Greene

April 23, 2013

Karen, Jacci, Dianne, and Ruth...I'm sorry for your loss and that II missed the funeral but I know your Dad is in a better place and no longer suffering.

Kathy Greene, Marion, NC

Jacci Scott

April 18, 2013

We were Born to Live Life to the Fullest and then Our Father calls us home. Daddy may you Rest in Everlasting Peace. Father,may you give Peace,Strength,Grace and Mercy to Our Family as we Lay our Father, Brother, Uncle, Grandfather and Friend to Rest, In Jesus Name, Amen.

Jacci Scott

April 18, 2013

We are Born to Live our lives to the fullest, for as long as our Creator sees fit. We are then called home to be in his presence. Daddy, may you Rest in Everlasting Peace. We will Miss you, your Smile and you Laughter. Father I pray that you give Our Family strength and Peace as we lay our Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle and Friend to Rest. In Jesus Name, Amen.

Marcia Davenport

April 15, 2013

Karen I am truly sorry for your loss. I'm glad I got to spend time with you, Uncle John and the rest of the family. You are in my thoughts and my prayers.

Alicia&Ricky Lewis

April 15, 2013

Uncle John you will be truly missed but not forgotten.Veronica and Karen my prayers go out to both of you and may you continue to stay strong I Love You

Mary Drayton

April 14, 2013

Uncle John you were loved by so many,I will dearly miss you.Karen and Veronica my prayers and love i extend because i too know the lost,we love you much.

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