James Carson Obituary
 
In Memory of

James F Carson Jr.

April 27, 1936 - December 24, 2012
Obituary

James F. Carson Jr. of Pompano Beach, FL and Westerly RI passed away on December 24th from ALS complications. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather to his wife Judy, his children Brad (and Lisa Nothardt) of LBTS, Fl, David and his wife Michele of Columbia, SC, Jay and his wife Terra of West Warwick, RI and his four devoted grandchildren, Jennifer, Michael, Brady, and Grace. Jim and Judy would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in April. He was the son of late James and Dorothy Carson and the brother of late Roberta Dailey. Jim attended Westerly schools, entered the U.S. Army in 1954 and was honorably discharged...
James F. Carson Jr. of Pompano Beach, FL and Westerly RI passed away on December 24th from ALS complications. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather to his wife Judy, his children Brad (and Lisa Nothardt) of LBTS, Fl, David and his wife Michele of Columbia, SC, Jay and his wife Terra of West Warwick, RI and his four devoted grandchildren, Jennifer, Michael, Brady, and Grace. Jim and Judy would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in April.

He was the son of late James and Dorothy Carson and the brother of late Roberta Dailey.

Jim attended Westerly schools, entered the U.S. Army in 1954 and was honorably discharged in 1957. Aided by the GI Bill, he enrolled in Wentworth Institute in Boston and graduated with an associate's degree in Civil Engineering. For thirty-two years he worked for Narragansett Improvement Co. of Providence, retiring in 1998.

The family resided in North Kingstown for many years, where he was active in boys' sports, scouting, and school activities. Jim was an ardent follower of URI sports, especially basketball and football.

He loved being outdoors, especially boating with family and friends. Next came traveling which he and Judy took advantage of whenever possible.

Jim was most appreciative of the support he received from his friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to: ALS Association – 3242 Parkside Center Circle, Tampa,Fl. 33619 or Dunns Corner Community Church 221 Post Road, Westerly, RI 02891.

Calling hours at Buckler Johnston Funeral Home,121 Main St., Westerly, Friday Jan. 11th, 6-8 PM.
There will be a memorial service at the funeral home on Saturday Jan. 12th at 11 AM.

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