Caption: W. A. Carroll, veteran automobile dealer, died in his home at 105 Petroleum avenue [sic], Claysville, Sunday afternoon. Mr. Carroll held a dealer's franchise in Claysville for more than 30 years. (Photo from top of Obituary.)
Source: The Washington PA.,
THE WASHINGTON OBSERVER, January 20, 1958, Page 1:
Claysville Auto Dealer Many Years
W. A. Carroll, well-known Claysville automobile dealer, died of a heart condition at 5 p. m. Sunday in his home, 105 Petroleum avenue [sic], Claysville.
Mr. Carroll resided in Claysville 35 years and had the dealerís franchise for Chevrolet over 30 years. During this period he received many recognitions from the Chevrolet Division, General Motors Corp. He also was a member of the National Automobile Dealers Association for over 20 years.
He was born May 29, 1887, in Greene county and attended West Liberty State Teachers College.
Mr. Carroll was a member of Claysville Lodge No. 447, F. & A. M.; Eltor Grotto, Wheeling, W. Va.; Claysville Presbyterian Church; Weimaraner Club of... (Continued on Page 5, Col. 5)
W.A. Carroll Dies In Home (Continued from Page 1)
He was married June 24, 1914, to Elizabeth Jackson, who survives.
(transcribed Lou Emeterio 7/22/08)
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