Dwain H. “Kit” Carson (72) of Toledo


Published on April 21 2013 9:50 am

Dwain H. “Kit” Carson, 72, of Toledo, IL passed away at 6:42 pm on April 20, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Saturday April 27, 2013 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Toledo, IL. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Friday evening at the funeral chapel. Burial with Military Rites will be in the Tippett Cemetery rural Toledo, IL.

Dwain was born on August 1, 1940 in Charleston, IL the son of Robert & Lucille (Reed) Carson.

Surviving is his children Marci (Kevin) Oberley of Oakland, IL; Sons Robert (Patty) Carson of Delta Junction, AK and John (Rachel) Carson of Charleston, IL; Sister Donna (Ken) Graham of Greenup, IL; Six grandchildren Alan Hills, Neumasia Titus, Joshua Carson, America Carson, Autumn Carson & Silas Carson.

Dwain was preceded in death by his parents.

Kit retired from General Electric in Mattoon after 30 plus years. He served in the US Army during Vietnam. He was a life member of the Toledo American Legion Post #764.

Memorials can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

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