OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
306 South Main Street, P.O. Box 2189, Benton, AR
Steven Wayne Carlton
Published: January 14, 2013
Steven Wayne Carlton, age 53, of Benton, formally of Rockwall, Texas, went to be with the Lord Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in Plant City, Fla. on March 14, 1959. He was a master mechanic and was excellent with small engine repair, which he taught at Garland High School in Garland, Texas. He was a member of Abundant Life Assembly of God in Bryant and loved anything outdoors including hunting, fishing, camping, and canoeing. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Vickie Lynn (Keen) Carlton of the home; his children, Melanie Ann Knight and fiancé Drew Hutchinson of Little Rock, William Christopher Knight and wife Princess of Fayetteville, N.C., Erin Elizabeth Carlton of Rockwall, Texas, and Jacob Steven Carlton of Benton; one grandchild, Madeline Grace Knight of Fayetteville, N.C.; his parents, Allen Gordon Carlton and Sharon Mae (Garman) Carlton of Garland, Texas and other relatives and friends. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Abundant Life Assembly of God with Bro. Sam Crenshaw and Bro. Norman Riordan officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Cemetery in Haskell. Visitation will be from 6–8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home in Benton (501-315-4047). Memorials may be made to Development Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham, 816 Little Rock, Ark. 72205-9985. Online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/bal.