Clyde Carlisle
Rose-Neath Funeral Home - Minden
211 Murrell Street
Minden, LA
Clyde A. "Buster" Carlisle

Minden, LA Funeral services for Clyde A. "Buster" Carlisle will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be Rev. Phil McLarty and Pastor Ricky Solis. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2014 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.

Buster was born Sept. 5, 1933 in East Point and entered into rest March 3, 2014 in Minden.

Coach gave 40-plus years to education and coaching, 20 in Louisiana and 20 in Texas. His teams won two state championships in Clarksville, Texas in 1995 and 1998. At the time of his retirement in 2003, he was ranked the third winningest coach in the nation and the second winningest coach in the sate of Texas, winning 1,103 games.

His parents, Hattie and Gene Carlisle; daughter, Carol C. Duhon; and brothers, Rodney and Gary Carlisle preceded him in death. He was a retired teacher and coach and of the Presbyterian faith.

He is survived by his wife, Frances H. Carlisle of Minden; sons, Randy Carlisle and wife, Tammy of Baton Rouge; John Carlisle of Rowlett, Texas; daughters, Debbie Brown and husband, Ted of Minden, Rebecca Bezet and husband, Randy of Rowlett, Texas; sister, Jeanne Conly and husband, Bill of Vivian; grandchildren, Jacob Brown, Eric Brown, Lindsey Brown, Randall Carlisle, Bethany Carlisle, Josiah Bezet and Hannah Bezet; and great-grandchildren, Hudson Carlisle Brown, William Jacob Brown and Anna Beth Brown.

Pallbearers are Jacob Brown, Eric Brown, Randall Carlisle, Josiah Bezet, Dr. Cliff Salmon, Bo Jinks and Tyke Salizar.

Honorary pallbearers are granddaughters Lindsey Brown, Bethany Carlisle, and Hannah Bezet and all former basketball players and coaching colleagues.

The family would like to thank the staff at Town & Country Health and Rehab and Gamble Hospice for the care given him.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to go to the Webster Education Endowment Fund (WEEF), c/o Minden-South Webster Chamber of Commerce, 110 Sibley, Road, Minden, LA 71055 or Minden Presbyterian Church, 1001 Broadway, Minden.

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Rest in peace Coach. My condolences to Mrs. Carlisle and family.
Tomi Honkaniemi
December 22, 2014
Ours prayers are with all of Coach Carlisle's family. May God wrap his healing arms around each of you. What memories you and all of us have of your Dad
Annette & Durwood Blake
March 10, 2014
May the Lord, minister peace to you all at this time. May He keep you in the palm of His hand.
Steven Slaughter
March 7, 2014
May God be with the family of Coach Carlisle and His blessings for strength be with you all. God Bless You!!!
Gwen McClendon
March 7, 2014

I'm sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. May God comfort you and your family during this time.

I remember our good times starting in the sixth grade. My best to your family!
Patti Gill
March 7, 2014
Coach "Buster" was our first Coach. Floyd Crain, Danny Logan and I (Donnie Nichols)rode in the back of his pickup to the YMCA in Shreveport. We also played with him at Belcher High when he was a Senior and we were Freshmen.Great man and we loved him. God now has another angel in Heaven.
Donnie G. Nichols
Retired Shreveport PD
Donnie Nichols
March 7, 2014
Mr. Carlise was my Algebra teacher at Midway Junior High in Shreveport, La. He was also the basketball coach. He instilled in me the love of learning and the thrill of basketball ball. Never missed a game. Rest in peace Mr. Carlisle. Prayers for the family.
Betty Ponder Sorrels
March 7, 2014
A note to let you all know that you are in my prayers. I morn the loss, but give thanks to God for the association of this man and this family in my life. God Bless.
David Bolyer
March 7, 2014
Mrs. Carlisle my deepest condolences from the loss of Mr. Carlisle.
As you hold on to and reflect on all the many wonderful memories, take comfort in knowing that the God of all comfort and tender mercy has him in his memory.
March 7, 2014
David E Morris
March 6, 2014
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