Joann Carlton, 86, of Kingston,TN died Friday, Aug. 8, 2008, in Harriman Care and Rehabilitation Center.
Born Nov. 5, 1922, in Maysville, N.C., she was a member of the Church of Christ. She was an avid animal lover — birds, dogs and horses were her favorites.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Carlton.
Survivors include son, Marvin Carlton of Harriman, TN; daughter, Becky Ward of Harriman; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, in Kyker Funeral Home, Kingston. Funeral service will follow in the chapel, with Danny Nunn officiating. www.roanecounty.com