Carlton Eugene HymanAug 21, 1929 - Mar 19, 2017
Carlton Eugene Hyman, 87, of Tarboro, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 19, 2017.
The visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at Carlisle Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am at Greenwood Cemetery in Tarboro on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 with Rev. Billy Crabtree officiating.
Carlton was preceded in death by his parents, Clifton and Jodie Hyman; a sister, Penelope McDermott and her husband John; and a son, Crawford Eugene Hyman.
Carlton is survived by his wife of 67 years, Virginia Dare Hyman. He is survived by 4 sons, Clifton Hyman and wife Lynn of Knoxville, TN; Danny Hyman of the home; Garry Hyman and wife Melissa of Tarboro, NC; Lynn Hyman and wife Wanda of Tarboro, NC; and 1 daughter, Mary Aycock of Rocky Mount, NC.
He is also survived by one brother, Reginald Hyman and wife Mary of Greensboro, NC; and a sister, Jinx Rollins and husband Ferrell of Tarboro, NC.
He has 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Carlton was born on August 23, 1929. He graduated from Tarboro High School in 1947. He joined the Army Reserves after graduation. Upon return from service, he dedicated his life to the love of farming. Among many accolades, he was awarded Farm Family of the Year in 1965. He was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church in Tarboro, NC, charter member of the Conetoe Ruritan Club and Conetoe BBQ Club.
His leadership and guidance will be truly missed by his family and community.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given in his memory to your preferred charity.
Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting www.carlislefuneralhome.com.