STANTONSBURG — Carson Lee Shingleton, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, 7 p.m., at Mount Nelson Baptist Church, Eureka, with visiting to follow. Interment will be Friday, 10 a.m., in Stantonsburg Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Sam Robert and Mary Shirley Shingleton; wives, Virginia Goff Shingleton and Doris Edmundson Shingleton; and several brothers and sisters.
He had served in Japan while in the Army and was a member of the American Legion in Snow Hill.
Surviving is his daughter, Carol Grant Hill of New Bern; grandson, Stan Hill (Sherry) and their daughters, Kristen, Katie and Kelly, all of Cary; stepdaughter, Deborah Burke of Roxboro; stepgrandsons, R.K. and Charles Burke (Kaylan), all of Roxboro; stepgreat-granddaughter, Charlie Burke; and several close church friends and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Mount Nelson Baptist Church, P.O. Box 3239, Eureka, NC 27830.
Arrangements are by Wilson Memorial Service, 237-7171, wilsonmemorialservice.com.