Carlton Bagwell



New Albany- Carlton Lee Bagwell, 81, died Sunday, May 07, 2017 at New Albany Health and Rehab Center after an extended illness. Carlton was born July 23, 1935 to the late John Quincy Bagwell and Edna Earl Foster. He was a truck driver for Olympic Products for many years. Carlton loved watching old westerns and was an avid fan of John Wayne and Jessie James. He enjoyed talking about the Civil War, enjoyed yard work, tool crafting, spending time with his family, was a great jokester, and a flirt.

Graveside service will be held 4 P.M. Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Glenfield Memorial Park in New Albany with Billy Hutcheson officiating. Visitation will be at Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo from Noon till 3:00 P.M. on Thursday.

Carlton is survived by his children; Janet Lee Knotts (Michael) of Decatur, AL, John Wayne Bagwell of Ashland, MS, Ronald Dean Bagwell of Oxford, Becky Aliene Fredrick of Winston-Salem, NC, Marlon Ashley Fredrick (Leslie) of Villa Rica, GA, Petunia Lee Ward (Tony) of Tupelo, Penny Garcia (Johnny) of Tupelo, two brothers; Jimmy Bagwell of Union County and Luther Bagwell (Rachel) of Pontotoc, one sister; Janie Wilder of New Albany, seven grandchildren; Paul Drake, Matthew Drake, James Drake, Phillip Ramsey, Lance Ward, Juan Garcia and Diego Garcia.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons; Carl Patrick Bagwell and Donald Gene Bagwell, one daughter; Tabitha Gay Bagwell, one brother; Arnold Bagwell and a granddaughter; Raven Fredrick.

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