Carl Sanford Frost
Carl Sanford Frost, age 89 of Rockvale, TN, died Friday, June 27, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roscoe and Nan Holton Frost; his brothers, Ernest Ray and William Alvin Frost; his sister, Jean Marie Toombs; and his children, Carl Michael Frost and Tina Carlene Frost.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro with Brother Darrel Whaley, Brother Ben Martin and family members officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery, Rockvale, TN.
Mr. Frost is survived by his wife, Diane Goodfellow Frost; his children, Peggy Pinkston and her husband Eugene of Rockvale, Carolyn Gannon and her husband Ralph of Rockvale, Ray Frost and his wife Jan of Rockvale, April Bunn and her husband Brian of Humboldt, David Frost and his wife Tabitha of Murfreesboro, Glenn Frost of Tacoma, WA, Calvin Frost of Murfreesboro and Nathan Frost of Rockvale; brothers, Don Frost and his wife Barbara of Hendersonville and John Frost of Murfreesboro; 19 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Mr. Frost was born in Williamson County, TN on May 6, 1925. He was raised on a farm and loved the country. He graduated from Eagleville High School, Eagleville, TN in 1943. He was in the Army during World War II, serving in Germany and Austria. Mr. Frost was a member of Eagleville Baptist Church and was retired from AVCO. He spent many years singing with his brothers in the Frost Brothers Gospel Quartet. He was a hard working man with an entrepreneurial spirit which led to the creation of Voyager Canoe Livery, Voyager Real Log Homes, New England Log Homes, and most recently, Carl's All Purpose Seasoning. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, spending time with family and a good revival meeting.
Pallbearers will be Keith Pinkston, Dennis Pinkston, Jim Pinkston, Daniel Pinkston, Michael Frost and Jim Barnes.
Memorials may be made to Eagleville Baptist Church.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Monday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro, 615-893-5151. Online condolences may be made at woodfinchapel.com
Woodfin Funeral Chapel
1488 LASCASSAS PIKE Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Published in The Daily News Journal on June 29, 2014