Edward Carroll, age 79, passed away
peacefully surrounded by his loving family on January 7, 2017. He was
born in Murray Kentucky to the late Walter and Minnie Carroll.
He is survived by wife Judy Howard
Carroll; son, Brian Carroll (Portia Shafer Carroll); and daughter, Kathryn
Carroll Payne (Michael Payne); grandchildren Jake, Will, Emma Kate Carroll and
In addition to his parents Ed was
preceded in death by three brothers and six sisters.
Ed received his B.S. And Master’s
Degrees from Murray State University where he was a member of Sigma Chi
Fraternity and ROTC. After graduating he taught school in Marion,
Kentucky before joining his brother, Tommy Carroll, in a VW Car Dealership.
They sold the business in 2000 and he started working at Rudolph Tire.
In 2013 he moved to Nashville to be close to his family. He joined
Brentwood Baptist Church in Brentwood, Tennessee and became a member of the
Funeral services will be conducted on
Thursday January 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Murray,
Kentucky. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 from 4-7 p.m.
at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home and prior to the funeral service on
Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the First Baptist Church from 10:00 a.m. until
Expressions of sympathy may be made
to American Cancer Society, 3140 Parisa Drive, Paducah, Kentucky 42003.
Online condolences can be made at, www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com