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1010 S. White Street
P.O. Box 99
ATHENS, TN 37371-0099
Phone: 423-745-3013
Fax: 423-745-7733
Carey Carroll

Carey R "Ross" Carroll

Saturday, November 28th, 1936 - Thursday, October 1st, 2020
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Carey R. "Ross" Carroll, 83, of Athens, passed away Thursday morning, October 1, 2020 at his home.
He was a lifelong resident of Athens and was a son of the late Chester A. and Alice Casteel Carroll. He was also preceded in death by a sister Janice Webb.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Athens and was a member of Meridian Sun Lodge #50 F&AM, Scottish Rite & Alhambra Shrine Temple. He was owner and operator of Carroll Insurance Agency for 55 years, and later was a co-partner of Insurance Inc. of Athens. He served on the Athens Housing Authority Board for several years, and played and sang on WLAR when the station first opened.
Ross is survived by his wife of 60 years, Ann Fox Carroll of Athens; daughter and son-in-law, Stephanie and Scott Pinkston of Knoxville; son and daughter-in-law, Carey and Stephanie Carroll of Knoxville; three grandsons, Trey Carroll, Spencer Carroll and Bryce Pinkston.
A graveside service will be conducted, 2:00 pm, Sunday, October 4, 2020 at Cedar Grove Cemetery with Rev. Bill Henard officiating. There will be no formal visitation.
The family wishes to thank Caris Healthcare Hospice, Emcompass Home Heath, and a very special niece Vickie Webb Miller.
Pallbearers will be Scott Pinkston, Kevin Hammond, Todd Ford, Bryce Pinkston, Burton Webb, Trey Carroll, and Joel Webb.
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  • Service

    Sunday, October 4th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, October 4th, 2020 2:00pm
    Location
    Cedar Grove Cemetery
    Address
    Hill Street
    ATHENS, TN 37303
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    Notes
    Graveside service only,
  • Interment

    Location
    Cedar Grove Cemetery
    Address
    Hill Street
    ATHENS, TN 37303
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Trina Ammons

Posted at 10:59am
Remembering the family with special thoughts and prayers.
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Don Smith

Posted at 09:23am
Carey, this is Don Smith (son of former pastor, John Smith, at Antioch Baptist Church in the late 1960s). We knew each other from church and played backyard football together. You and your family were special to our family through the years. Your parents were always very nice to me. We are praying for you and your family as you grieve the loss of your Dad. May God's presence be felt by all of you. May God's love and grace surround you. Take care, Don
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Louise Loftis Duckworth

Posted at 12:07pm
I'm so sorry to hear of Ross's passing. He was a wonderful and giving man all his life. All who knew him loved him. My condolences to the family. May God comfort and sustain you all.
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Darla Laudermilk Hilliard

Posted at 10:43am
So sorry for your loss! Ross was such a nice man.
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Martha & Randy Dodge

Posted at 09:05am
So sorry to hear of Ross's passing. our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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