John Howard Carson

John Howard Carson passed away on Dec. 31, 2017 in Layton, Utah, after a long illness.

John was born on July 5, 1939 in Rensselaer, Ind., to H. Russell and Esther Reynolds Carson but spent most of his life in Greencastle.

A memorial service celebrating his life will be held on Saturday, April 21 at 1:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 404 Judson Drive, Greencastle.

John’s wife Carolyn, daughters Susan Ridgeway, Nancy Dyer and Sarah McOmber and his sister Sally Granberry, along with several other family members, will be in town for the memorial and would be honored by your attendance.

The memorial service will be officiated by John’s nephew, The Rev. Steve Brackney. A reception will follow at the same location for visiting and sharing memories.