Robert Leon Carswell
Wages & Sons Funeral Home Stone Mountain
Robert Leon Carswell, 82, of Lilburn, past away Dec. 29. Born in Campton in 1931, he was a graduate of Snellville High School. He retired from Texaco December of 1986, served in the U. S. Army in the Korean War and was a member of Mounta in Park Baptist Church of Lilburn since 1962. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with family and friends.
He loved the Atlanta Braves and NASCAR ( whoever was driving the Havoline Car). He was proceeded in death by parents Robert Kimball and Minnie Nana Davis Carswell and mother- in- law Stella Gormley.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years Polly Hicks Carswell; son Keith Carswell of Monroe; daughters and sons- in- laws Karen and George M. ( Mike) Harrison III of Covington, and Jill and Tim James of Lilburn; grandchildren Marianne and Husband Aubrey Akin, Lennon Harrison, Travis and wife Rachel Harrison, Tara Harrison and Kye James; great- grandchildren Phillip Akin, Wyatt Akin, and AnnaClaire Harrison.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p. m. Saturday, Jan. 4, at Wages and Sons Stone Mountain Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Moore officiating. Internment will follow at Corinth Cemetery.
Family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p. m. Friday, Jan. 3. Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Corinth Cemetery Perpetual Care, P. O. Box 870048, Stone Mountain, Ga. 30087.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.