|Birth: ||Jan. 10, 1938|
|Death: ||May 2, 2012|
David ‘Gary' Carson, 74, of Atchison, formerly of Independence, MO, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012 after a lengthy illness.
Graveside services will be held at 1:30 PM, Monday, May 7, 2012 at the Lancaster Cemetery with Rev. Lee Hendon officiating. The family will receive friends from 11:30-1:00 PM, Monday, at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home. Memorials in honor of Gary are suggested to the Atchison Humane Society and may be left in care of the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be left at www.beckerdyer.com.
Gary was born January 10, 1938 in Atchison, KS, the son of Clifford J. and Mary Louise (Evans) Carson. He attended the Atchison public schools and graduated from Atchison High School in 1956. Gary served his country in the United States Navy from 1957-1961. He was a barber in the late 1960's and then began working for Johnson Furnace Company in Kansas City, MO, where he eventually became owner/operator. Throughout the years, Gary also built a number of residential homes in the Kansas City area before retiring in 2000. Gary was a member of the Ivanhoe Masonic Lodge #446, Kansas City, MO. He loved tinkering in his garage, traveling and especially being around animals. Gary was a fun, loving person, who enjoyed visiting with friends and family.
Gary married Janice A. Baker on October 26, 1963 in Atchison at the First Christian Church. Janice survives of the home in Atchison. Additional survivors include a brother-in-law, Ronald Baker and his wife, JoAnne, Atchison, KS; special cousin, Peggy Hanson, Portland, OR; many special nieces and nephews and his beloved pet, Sami.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Thomas Carson; and sisters, Phyllis Liebsch and Virginia Carson.
Clifford J. Carson (1894 - 1969)
Mary Louise Evans Carson (1895 - 1991)
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Record added: May 03, 2012
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Wish you had stayed with us longer...I know you are at peace now with your parents and brother and sisters..May God take care of you.|
Added: May. 23, 2012