Paul J. Carlton, Jr., 88, of Florence, passed away May 1, 2021. He was a member and past Elder of Wood Avenue Church of Christ from 1974 - 2016; a United States Air Force veteran from April 1955 – January 1958 with Reserve Duty from 1958 - 1963; Board of Directors YMCA; Board of Chamber of Commerce; and Board of the Port Authority. Paul was a partner with Rogers-Carlton Associates Insurance from 1980 – 2006 prior to that insurance with Johnson and Johnson from 1962 – 1980.
Visitation will be Monday, May 3, 2021 from 11-1 p.m. at Greenview Funeral Home. The funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Miles Stutts and Ricky Berger officiating. Burial will follow in Greenview Memorial Park. Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Mr. Carlton was preceded in death by his first wife, Vera Jo Carlton; grandchildren, Sophie Grace and Sydney Lane Carlton; and parents, Paul and Virginia Carlton, Sr.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Naomi Logan Carlton; sons, Daniel Carlton (Julie), John Carlton (Edy), and Bentley Sharp (Amy); daughter, Jennifer Alexander; grandchildren, Judson Carlton, Claire Dalziel, Griffon Carlton, Webster and Delaney Sharp, Zoey and Savannah Alexander.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Childhaven Residential and Foster Home.
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