Carroll TIGNALL, Ga. - Mr. Johnny Wilson Carroll, 80, entered into rest on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at Wills Memorial Hospital in Washington, GA. Mr. Carroll was the son of the late Davender Deryl Carroll and the late Susie Blanche Carroll of Grayson, GA. Mr. Carroll aka "The Honey Man" worked the land as a farmer and watched over numerous honey bee hives, and had some of the best honey this side of the Appalachian Mountains. Mr. Carroll was a member of Beulah Baptist Church, where he served as deacon emeritus. Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Billie H. Carroll; children, John C. "Chuck" Carroll and wife, Judy, of Thomson, GA, Lorre Carroll of Tignall, GA, Paul H. Carroll and wife, Casey, of Lawrenceville, GA, and Thomas Still of Loganville, GA; grandchildren, Keith Bentley and wife, Alex, of Lawrenceville, GA, Conner, Clay and Cannon Carroll of Lawrenceville, GA, Kelli Brecunier and husband, Justin, of Niceville, FL, Britney Johnson and husband, Sam, of Warrenton, GA, Marcianne Alligood and husband, Ben, of Lincolnton, and Russell Aycock and wife, Caiti, of Lincolnton; one sister, Frances Thomas of Loganville, GA; one brother, Rev. William F. "Bill" Carroll and wife, Sue, of Snellville, GA; great-grandchildren, Aaron, Mary Kathryn and Alex Johnson of Warrenton, GA. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Friday, August 26, 2016 at Beulah Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Thigpen, Rev. William F. "Bill" Carroll and Rev. Virginia Best officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be LeRoy Bufford, Gene Thurmond, Franklin Still, John Still, Cody Kelton and J.W. Perry. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Beulah Baptist Church, in care of Mrs. Vera Harper, 3198 Delhi Rd., Tignall, GA 30668, or to the Gideons International, in care of Mr. Jerry H. Carter, 1561 Commanche Circle, Lincolnton, GA 30817. You may sign the family's online guestbook at: http://www.reesfh.com./ Rees Funeral Home, 195 Peachtree St., Lincolnton, GA. 706-359-3222.
Rees Funeral Home - Lincolnton
195 Peachtree Street
Lincolnton, GA 30817
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Aug. 26, 2016