He died in his home following an extended illness. Born at Point Enterprise 2-17-1887; s/o the late James Allen and Lou Balch Carroll who came to Texas from Alabama. He moved to Freestone Co in 1906 where he was engaged in farming. He was a member of Grange Hall Baptist Church. Mr. and Mrs. Carroll had lived in Fairfield since 1953. Survivors include his wife, Mary Elizabeth Balch Carroll, 6 sons and 1 daughter.