OBITUARY

Roy G. "Rooster" Carson

November 5, 1947March 1, 2013

Roy G. “Rooster” Carson, 65, of Hernando, passed away March 1, 2013, at VA Medical Center Memphis. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, and funeral services will be 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 7, all at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch. Interment will be in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Mr. Carson served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, and he was an avid crappie fisherman. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, and the greatest joy in his life was his grandchildren. Mr. Carson is survived by his wife of 34 years, Jackie Carson: 2 sons, Brooks (Amy) Carson and Stephen (Minnie) Smith; 3 grandchildren, Colton Carson, Samantha Smith, and Olivia Carson; and 3 siblings, Russell Carson, Dorothy Barham, and Sara Scholler. Online condolences may be made at www.BrantleyFuneral.com Brantley Funeral Home (662)895-2310

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, March 6, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 7, 2013
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Roy G. "Rooster" Carson

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Lester Higgins

March 10, 2013

We really enjoyed it when Roy Gene came to visit us in Okinawa.
May God Bless his family.

Beth Dees

March 7, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with his family.. Heaven just gained an awesome angel.. RIP ROY CARSON!

Phil Lachaussee

March 6, 2013

My heart felt condolences to Brooks and Jackie and Russell. Rooster was a great friend and had as big a heart as anyone I have ever known.

Michael & Debbie White

March 6, 2013

Good Man, Good friend to all. He will be missed.

Carolyn Carson

March 6, 2013

My heart goes out to you at this time and in the days ahead.

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