Randall Calvin Carlton, 83, of Prim, Arkansas, graduated into Glory on April 24, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 27, 1938 in Woodrow, Arkansas to Foster and Essie Hipp Carlton, who he joins in Heaven along with his beloved brother, Harold Carlton.
Randall had an unwavering faith in God and was a member of Hilltop Holiness Church. His witness and example was a blessing to many. He was a hard worker that gave his all to his job which through the years including being a realtor, electrician, Administrative Assistant to the Cleburne County Judge, member of the Cleburne County Quorum Court, and farmer. He also worked for McDonnel Douglas, a job that took him and his family to England for a time.
Left to cherish Randall's memory include his wife of 61 years, Frances Kay Perry Carlton, four children, Tammy Carlton of Prim, Karen (Ray) Giles of Heber Springs, Mickey Randall (Pam) Carlton of Prim, and Kim (Blake) Wallace of Heber Springs. Thirteen grandchildren, Randi (Jeff) Jeffries, Ross (Alexandria) Carlton, Blake (Tiffany) Thomas, Trent Thomas, Randall Craig (Camryn) Carlton, Trisha (Jake) Hendricks, Kyleigh and Cayson Carlton, Keeleigh and Kyler Davis, Kimbra, Kyla, and Bryli Wallace. Twelve great grandchildren, Ava Mason, Madison, Kaleb, Gage and Axel Jeffries, Kelby and Grady Carlton, Skylin and Hayzin Thomas, Cenley Carlton, Rori and Jaxon Hendricks. Five siblings, Doug (Jane) Carlton, Christene (Dallas) Crabtree, Dwight (Deanie) Carlton, Jim (Bev) Carlton, and Bruce (Deana) Carlton. He is also survived by many nephews, nieces, friends, and beloved church family.
Randall was loved by so many. His kind heart, wise counsel, and work ethic left an impression wherever he went. His family would like to thank his son Mickey and his favorite daughter in law Pam for the loving care they gave him in his last days. We will miss his big presence in our lives but rejoice knowing he is in peace and resting as the good and faithful servant he was.
A visitation will be held Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the Hilltop Holiness Church in Prim, Arkansas. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 27, 2022 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Hilltop Holiness Church in Prim, Arkansas with Brother Davin Burnett and Brother Devin Birdsong officiating the service. Interment will take place at the Everett Cemetery at Prim, Arkansas.
Pallbearers will be Ross Carlton, Blake Thomas, Trent Thomas, Craig Carlton, Cayson Carlton, and Kyler Davis. Honorary pallbearers will be Greg Wells, Tony Carlton, Austin Carlton, and Kevin Carlton.