William D. Carleton

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William D. Carleton
Myrtle Beach
William D. Carleton, 79, died Sunday, October 20, 2013 at Brightwater of Myrtle Beach, SC
Born in 1934 in Detroit, MI, he was the son of the late John Defoe and Voilet Brooks Carleton. He is predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Joanne Mary Powers Carleton.
He was a graduate of University of Michigan and employed with Union Carbide Corp. for more than 20 years.
Survivors include three daughters, Karen Pocius (Mark) of Westport, CT, Andrea Gillett (Greg) of Dunwoody, GA, Cheryl Gibson (Andrew) of Upper St. Clair, PA; brothers, John Carleton (Jan), Allan Carleton (Judith), both of Fairfield Glade, TN; sister, Nancy Ellen Donnelly (Terry) of Troy, MI and 7 grandchildren, Robert and Michelle Pocius, Cameron, Adam and Callie Gillett, Carleton and Christian Gibson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, October 26 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to , Memorial Processing Center, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.
A message of condolence may be sent to lfhome@sccoast.net.
Lee Funeral Home & Crematory of Little River/North Myrtle Beach is serving the family.


Funeral Home
11840 Highway 90 P. O. Box 1116 LITTLE RIVER, SC 29566
(843) 390-2525
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Sun News on Oct. 24, 2013
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