|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1918|
|Death: ||Apr. 12, 2012|
Anna Caroline Carson
(April 15, 1918 - April 12, 2012)
Mrs. Anna Caroline Carson, age 93 of Bolivar, Missouri passed away on Thursday afternoon, April 12, 2012 at Parkview Healthcare Center in Bolivar, Missouri.
She was born at the home of her parents, four miles West of Bolivar, Missouri, on April 15, 1918, the daughter of William Franklin (Frank) Reynolds and Golden Verna (Beason) Reynolds.
Anna was saved at the age of 13 and became a member of the Barren Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church, West of Bolivar. She attended Runyan Grade School and graduated from Bolivar High School. She attended Southwest Baptist College, and worked at various jobs in Bolivar before going to work in Jefferson City, Missouri. This was where she met her future husband, Carl M. Carson. They were married on June 20, 1956. He was in the United States Navy and they spent some time in the Philippines, and later at a Navy Base in California, before moving back to St. Joseph, Missouri where they retired. Anna and Carl purchased a farm Northwest of Bolivar and moved back to her hometown.
Anna was a typist and clerical worker for the Missouri Division of Family services prior to her retirement. She was also active in the Woodlawn Willing Workers Club.
Anna was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Carl on January 13, 2001 and her sister, Luella (Reynolds) Anderson.
Anna is survived by cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00am, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at the Butler Funeral Home in Bolivar, Missouri with Reverend Randy Pearson officiating. Musical selections will be "Softly And Tenderly", "Precious Memories" and "Leaning On The Everlasting Arms". Burial will follow at Barren Creek Cemetery just West of Bolivar, Missouri. No visitation will be held.
Friends and family may sign the guest book or send private condolences at www.butlerfuneralhome.com
William Franklin Reynolds (1892 - 1955)
Golden Verna Beason Reynolds (1895 - 1969)
Carl Malvin Carson (1921 - 2001)
Barren Creek Cemetery
Created by: Larry Boyd
Record added: Nov 27, 2009
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