Charles Marion Carroll, Jr., a resident of Skidaway Island, Savannah, GA passed away on Friday, May 3, at Hospice Savannah. Charles was a loving husband, caring father, proud grandfather and devoted friend. He was a man of principle, passion and reliability who was always there for those he loved.
Charles was born on August 25, 1924 in Augusta, Georgia, the son of Charles Marion and Cornelia Lyle Vaughn Carroll. The family later moved to Little Rock, Arkansas where he graduated from Little Rock Senior High School. At 16 he entered Georgia Tech University, where he joined the Sigma Chi Fraternity. He served four years in the Air Corps during World War II with various assignments in the European Theater. After the war he entered the University of Arkansas, graduating with a BS in Industrial Management. While attending college he met and married Nancy Louise Vance on August 28, 1948.