Our Sincere Sympathy

James A. Carroll
October 21, 1940 - March 2, 2016
A Graduate of Moss

    Funeral services for James Alonzo Carroll were held March 4, 2016 at the Williamson-Spradlin Funeral Home Chapel in Wetumka with Dr. Reed Lynn officiating.
James was born Oct. 21, 1940 in Lamar to Burnis Carroll and Minnie (Mahair) Carroll and died March 2, 2016 at his home near Wetumka at the age of 75.  Raised in Hughes County, he attended Moss School where he was a 1955 graduate.
   In 1963, he married Helen Smith and they continued to make Hughes County their home. James owned and operated Carroll’s Feed Store in Wetumka and was a lifelong rancher.  He dearly loved raising Hereford cattle.  Also, he was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Wetumka.
   Survivors include his wife, Helen, of the home; a sister, Karen Ingram and husband Randy of Clarksville, TN.; a brother, Steve Carroll and wife Rita of Shawnee; a brother-in-law, Darrell Smith and wife Glenda of Holdenville; a sister-in-law, LaVerne Roberts of Grand Prairie, TX.; along with several nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.
   Pallbearers were Arlie Nolen, Jim Nolen, Charles Gann, Milton Johnson, Jack Rupe and Baine Sams. Honorary pallbearers were John Freeman, Dale Milam, Joe Freeman, Darrell Smith, Randy Ingram and Jim Stapp.
Interment followed services in the Lamar Cemetery under the direction of Williamson-Spradlin Funeral Home of Wetumka.