Charles E. Carroll Jr.
Charles E. Carroll Jr., age 85, passed away, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at the State Veterans Nursing Home in Oxford. Charles Ernest Carroll Jr., was born Dec. 21, 1925, in Houston, Miss., to the late Lola Olivia Meredith and Charles Ernest Carroll Sr. Mr. Carroll was a Bookkeeper/Salesman for Cummins Company for 25 years. He was a Methodist. He was a Veteran of the U. S. Navy having served during WW II. Charles E. Carroll married Romer Stafford Carroll on July 10, 1943, in West Point.
Graveside funeral services are today, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011, at 1 p.m. at Palestine Cemetery, with Bro. Tyler Higginbotham officiating. Burial will follow. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include, wife Romer Stafford Carroll; one daughter, Patsy Bailey (Jim); daughter-in-law, Nancy Carroll, all of Southaven; five grandchildren: Kelly Copeland, Keith Carroll, David Carrroll, Tanya Bailey and Chris Bailey; and 12 great-grandchildren. His son, Charles Harold Carroll also preceded him in death.
Visitation is today, 12:45 until service time at the graveside.
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