Irl Evans Carroll of Huntington
Irl Evans Carroll, 87 of Huntington, WV passed away Sunday, August 19, 2012 in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Reger Funeral Chapel by Pastor Scott Byard. Burial will follow in Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. Irl was born September 24, 1924 in Milton, WV a son of the late Irl and Adyle Campbell Carroll. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife Tennessee Watts Carroll, one son Gary Evans Carroll and several brothers and sisters. He was a retired truck driver with 39 years of service with Smith Transfer, a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served 3 ½ years in WWII; he was 1st vice-commander of the American Legion Post 93 of Kenova, a member of the Teamsters Local union # 175, a member of Crescent Lodge # 32 AF & AM, a Royal Arch Mason of Huntington, R.A.M # 46 of Kenova and the EL-Hasa Temple of Ashland, Ky. Survivors include, one son Walter Neal Carroll and his fiance’ Erica Marcum; four grandchildren, Brian Carroll and Brock Carroll both of North Carolina, Neilee Carroll and Corie Carroll of Kenova,WV. Additional survivors include his great grandchildren, Elena, Brady, Sidney and Reeve Carroll. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Reger Funeral Home.