Hillard "Tony" Carlisle

CARLISLE, Hillard "Tony" age 86, passed away on Nov. 6, 2012 at Sun City Center Hospice. A lifelong resident of Florida, he was born in Laurel Hill on Sept. 24, 1926 to John and Mary (McCoy) Carlisle. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and worked at Continental Can Company in Tampa. Mr. Carlisle also was owner/ operator of his own trucking business. He is preceded in death by two sons, David Mitchel and Dennis Wayne. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Maggie; 3 daughters, Donna Lewis (Michael), Melanie Knox (Joseph), Linda Carlisle; 12 grandchildren, Dennis, Jeff, David, Jill Marie, Christopher, Kevin, Eric, Greg, Cassie, Chelsea, Magan, and Kelsey; 8 great-grandchildren, Gracie, Jesse James, Arya, Mason, Audrey, Adalyn, Christopher, and Emily. Funeral Services for Mr. Carlisle will be on Friday Nov. 9, 2012 at 11 am at Wells Memorial & Event Center. Visitation will be on Thursday evening from 6-8 pm at Wells. Burial will take place at Salem Primitive Baptist Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at www.wellsmemorial.com

Funeral Home

Wells Memorial and Event Center
1903 West Reynolds Street Plant City, FL 33563
(813) 752-1111

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Nov. 9, 2012