Harold Gene Carroll, 75, of Sparta, Illinois, He was born on July 7, 1943 in McNairy County Tennessee. He was the son of Roy and Audrey (Gillham) Carroll. Harold and Reba Julian were united in marriage on February 3, 1962 in Selmer, Tennessee. He was retired from the United Mine Workers of America; a proud member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Union #520 for many years and a business owner in Sparta. He was a member of the Masons. Harold was of the Baptist faith.
Harold is survived by two daughters, Teresa Carson of Sparta and Cindy (Roger) Woods of St Charles, Missouri; three brothers, Eddie (Vicki) Carroll of Columbia, Missouri, Kenneth Carroll of O’Fallon, Illinois, and John (Christy) Carroll of Rutherfordton, North Carolina; and four grandchildren, Jason Carson, Michael Woods, Ryan Woods and Christopher Oliver; and nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Harold is preceded in death by his wife, parents and one brother, Joe Carroll.
A Celebration of Life Service was held at September 9, 2018.
The Family kindly request that In Lieu of Flowers, Memorials may be given to the ALS Association to further research efforts.