Carson, Robert Dale “Bob”

Date of birth: 05 Sep 1931, Bedford, Lawrence Co., IN

Date of death: 30 Apr 1999, Greenwood, Johnson Co., IN

SOURCE: Bloomington Sunday Herald Times, May 2, 1999

Robert D. Carson

GREENWOOD — Robert D. Carson, 67, of Greenwood, formerly of Bedford, died Friday at Community Hospital South.

Born Sept. 5, 1931, in Bedford, he was the son of Ethel Brinegar.

He worked at Citizens Gas and Coke Utility in Indianapolis for 37 years and was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was president of the Greenwood Police Merit Board.

Survivors include his wife. Nellie Jo (Smith) Carson; one daughter, Karen Moore of Greenwood: one brother, Gene Brinegar of Evansville; and two sisters, Valeska Elrod of Bedford and Mary Buher of Bloomington.

He was preceded in death by one granddaughter.

Services will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service in Greenwood with the Rev. James Hughes officiating. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Friends may call 5-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 8730 Commerce Park Place, Indianapolis, IN 46268.

Submitted by Mark E. Wirey