Thurston Ray Carlyle

LA GRANGE - Thurston Ray Carlyle, 74, of La Grange passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013. He was born in Lenoir County on June 7, 1938, to the late Jasper and Sudie Carlyle. Survivors include his wife, Ruth Tillman Carlyle of the home; two daughters, Deborah Hughes and Norma Carlyle, both of La Grange; one son, Derrick Carlyle of Charlotte; grandchildren, Victoria Leanne Moore, Cory Carlyle, Elizabeth Brooke Carlyle and Bridget Hughes; great-grandchildren, Aryana Dove and Jackson Ray Carlyle; sister, Joyce Stapleford of Kinston; and brother, James Carlyle of Lenoir. Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at Howard-Carter Funeral Home with the Reverend Gerald Fowler conducting the service. Visitation will follow the service. Burial will be held at Pinelawn Memorial Park at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 22, 2013. Online condolences may be sent to howardandcarter.com. Howard-Carter Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign the guest book at Kinston.com (Paid obituary)

Funeral Home

Howard-Carter Funeral Home - Kinston
1608 W Vernon. St.  Kinston, NC 28504
(252) 523-3177

Published in Free Press from May 20 to May 23, 2013