Clayton Carroll Ervin (75) of Toledo


Published on July 3 2013 3:12 pm

Clayton Carroll Ervin, 75 of Toledo, IL passed away at 9:30 am on July 3rd 2013 at his residence.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, July 6th at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Toledo, IL.  Visitation will be from 4:00 – 8:00 pm on Friday evening at the funeral chapel.  Burial will be in the Toledo Cemetery.

Carroll, businessman and farmer, was a 50 year member of Toledo Kiwanis and served on the First Neighbor Bank board of directors since 1977.  He was very committed to his family and his community.  He had a passion for flying, a love for animals and helping others. Carroll was born on September 21, 1937 in Coles County, Illinois.  The son of Clayton and Nova (Swick) Ervin.  Carroll was the middle of 5 children.  His siblings are Jerry Ervin (deceased), Maxine (Maurice) Calvert of Ste. Marie, IL, Johnny (Madonna) Ervin of Greenup, IL and Angie Miller of Evansville, IN. He was a graduate of Newton High School.  He married Mary Stitt on June 8, 1957 in Corinth, MS.

Carroll is survived by his loving wife Mary, two children, Barb Hall and Greg (Christie) Ervin both of Toledo, IL.  Four Grandchildren, Kylee Ervin of Nashville, TN, Cole (Season) Ervin of Toledo, IL, Lacy (Joe) Wargel of Evansville, IN and Lyndse Hall of Nashville, TN. Two great grandchildren, Jett Ervin of Toledo, IL and Winnie Wargel of Evansville, IN. 

He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Jerry.

Memorials can be made to the Toledo Kiwanis.


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