Bobby Joe Carroll, 88, of Vandalia, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at Vandalia Rehab. & Health Care in Vandalia, IL.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, December 22, 2017, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, with Rev. Joe Lawson, officiating. Burial will follow at Fairlawn Cemetery, Vandalia, IL. Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Friday, December 22, 2017 prior to the service, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL. Memorials: Sweetbriar Retirement Home, Vandalia, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www. millerfh.net.
He was born July 12, 1929, in Vandalia, IL, the son of Darrell Glenn Sr. & Dorothy Wilson (Koehler) Carroll. Married Doloris Jean Timmons on June 4, 1949, Vandalia, IL. He was an Auto Body Repairman; Custodian at Jefferson School and Farmed. Bobby was a member of Haley Chapel Church, Rural Vandalia, IL.
He is survived by: Wife – Doloris Carroll, Vandalia, IL; Son – Larry Carroll & Terri, Vandalia, IL; Daughter – Melody Greer & David, Hallsville, TX; Grandchildren – Shai Mitchamore & Byron, Mansfield, TX; and Elizabeth Carroll, Vandalia, IL; Great Grandchildren – Zachary Mitchamore and Marlee Carroll; and Sister – Kathleen “Dee Dee” Freeman, Lakeside, CA.
Preceded in death by: Parents; 2 Brothers – Darrell Carroll, Jr. and Skip Carroll.