(Jan. 30. 2013)
Robert “Bob” Carroll of Sweetwater, passed away Wednesday,
Jan. 30. He was employed at Langdale Forest Products and Transport Service as a
truck driver for 25 years. He was previously employed as a police officer with
Monroe County Police Dept. and a fireman for the Madisonville Fire Dept.
He was 60.
Preceded in death by: daughter, Katherine Elizabeth Carroll;
parents, Jesse Wilson Carroll Jr. and Rubye Mae Mason Carroll.
Survivors include: daughters and son-in-law-Kristen Carroll
of Chattanooga; Jessica and Nick Plemons and Allison Carroll, all of
Grandchildren-J.T. Loden, Lyndsey Loden, Kaleigh Loden and
Tylan Jay Plemons;
Sisters and brothers-in-law-Gerry and Nick Emmons of Selmer;
Nancy and Mike Taylor of Knoxville; and Diane Whitehead of Rocky Mount, N.C.;
Best friend-Lisa Hill of Sweetwater;
Lots of nieces and nephews.
The body is at Kyker Funeral Home, Sweetwater, where the
family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 2 with funeral
services following in Kyker’s Chapel with Rev. Roger Fairman officiating.
Family and friends will meet at 2 p.m., Sunday in Highland Memorial Park on
Sutherland Avenue, Knoxville for a graveside and interment. Kyker Funeral Home,
Sweetwater, in charge of arrangements.