Warren B. “Cubby” Carroll, 88, of Glenford, formerly of Grafton, WV, and Macclenny, Florida, died November 12, 2012, at Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus.
Cubby was born December 3, 1923, in Grafton, WV, the son of the late Willie B. and Mary Elizabeth Jane Poe Carroll.
He was a World War II Army veteran, and had retired after 29 1/2 years from Kaiser Aluminum in Newark. He was a member of the Hopewell United Methodist Church, and a former member of the Glenford Lions Club.
Cubby is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dortha Lane Carroll, whom he married January 31, 1953; two daughters, Angelia (Alex) Masters, and Evelyn (Richard) Gothard, both of Newark; two sons, Michael (Vicki) Carroll and Larry (Cindy) Carroll, both of Glenford; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Brady (Louise) Carroll of Grafton, WV.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Edsel, Everett and William Carroll; and a grandson, Shane Carroll.
Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, November 15, 2012, at the Bope-Thomas Funeral Home in Somerset, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 16, 2012, at the Hopewell United Methodist Church, 11742 Gower Rd. NW, Somerset, with Pastor John Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery, Glenford, with the Somerset American Legion Leo Ryan Post 58 providing military honors. www.bopethomasfuneralhome.com