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1935 James 2018

James "Buster" Carroll

June 27, 1935 — December 13, 2018

James “Buster” Carroll, 83, of Owensboro passed away Thursday, December 13, 2018 under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. He was born June 27, 1935 in Butler County, Kentucky to the late Ever Carroll and Artie Johnson Carroll. James was a member of the Baptist faith. He was retired from the Commonwealth Aluminum Lewisport, and was a U.S. Army veteran. James enjoyed the farm life.

Along with his parents, James was preceded in death by sister, Martha Mattingly.

James is survived by his wife of 63 years, Gloria Stinnett Carroll, and his sister, Lynn Conrad, and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 12:30 pm Monday, December 17, 2018 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory, with Pastor Tim Hall officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at the funeral home.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Carroll. Share your messages of condolence with the family of James “Buster” Carroll at

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Starts at 12:30 pm (Eastern time)

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home

519 Locust St, Owensboro, KY 42301

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