Carroll, D.C. (2009)

Obituary of D. C. Carroll ~ 2009

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

D. C. Carroll, 72, of Marion, NC, passed away on Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at his residence.  He was born, May 18, 1936, in Yancey County, NC to the late Decator Carroll and Julia Jones Carroll.  Mr. Carroll loved to take care of his stray animals.

Surviving are his wife Jean Willis Carroll of the home; one son Wayne Carroll of Marion; two daughters, Diane Honeycutt and husband Charles David of Marion and Jean Burleson and husband Ronald who was Mr. Carroll’s best friend and a very special son-in-law of Nebo; two step-sons, Stanley Barker and wife Anne of Hildebran, NC and Coty Barker of Lincolnton, NC; two sisters, Lucille Riddle of Marion and Johnsie Harris of Wingate, NC; a special cousin/brother Latt Carroll of Vale, NC; one special friend Johnny Waycaster of Marion; six grandchildren, Crystal Millwood, Ricky Revis, Timothy Revis, Joshua Dewayne Carroll, Lori Diane Carroll and David DC Honeycutt; two step-grandchildren, Kayla Barker and Katherine Barker; fourteen great grandchildren; and one step-great grandchild on the way.

Services were held at 2:00 PM on Friday February 27, 2009 in McCall Memorial Chapel at Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion.  Burial followed at Harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.  Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion is assisting the family.  Words of comfort may be shared with the Carroll family at

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday March 4, 2008 Volume 15 # 9