Harrison Daily Times Posted: Thursday, May 20, 2004 7:00 pm
Arland "Pappy" Carlton died Wednesday, May 19 (2004) at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 22 at Holt Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bill Hendricks and Rev. Jim Bryant officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, May 21, at the chapel. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery with grandsons serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be granddaughters.
The son of William Austin and Floella Newman Carlton was born Dec. 28, 1924 in Boone County in the Crooked Creek Community. He was a veteran of World War II and was a retired truck driver after 45 years. He was a member of Elmwood Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife of 50 years, Mildred Clark Carlton; and a granddaughter, Zanetta Evelyn Carlton.
He is survived by his second wife, Wanda Carlton; sons, Arland "Doonie" Carlton, Jr., Garry Carlton, and James "Jim" Carlton, all of Harrison; daughters, Kay Moring of Houston, Texas, Debbie Branch and Melissa Block, both of Harrison; step-daughters, Dian McGee of Pea Ridge, Brenda Dean of Bentonville; step-sons, James Smithson of Kansas, Okla. and Daniel Smithson of Marian; a brother, John A. Carlton of Harrison; grandchildren, William "Bill" Bert Carlton, Monica McPhee, Andrea "Andy" Carlton, Kourtney Carlton, Michael "Mike" Carlton, Jeffery Carlton, Katherine "Katy" Cousin, Lindsey Young, Matt Branch, Bo Branch, Christi Moore, and Tony Harp; and great-grandchildren, Zanetta Carlton, Cynthia Carlton, Ashley McPhee, Julian Carlton, Carmen Carlton, Farah Carlton, Brittany Moore, Dawson Harp, Kacey Harp, Kayla Harp, Kelsey Harp, Landon Jackson, and Blake Heritage.
CARLTON, ARLAND YOUNG 28 Dec 1924 19 May 2004 (V) 79 72601 (Harrison, Boone, AR) (none specified) Arkansas 430-38-0096