Barbara A. Carson

Barbara A. “Barb” Carson, 83, of Marion, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at 2:12 a.m. at Colonial Oaks Health Care Center, in Marion.

Mrs. Carson was a homemaker and a lifelong resident of Marion. She was a member of Lincoln Boulevard Church of the Nazarene.

She was the daughter of O. Edward and Naomi Walker Dennison. She married Jack Carson, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 13, 1991.

Survivors include three daughters; two brothers, Foster Dennison, of Huntington, and Phil Dennison, of Pulaski, TN; a sister, Janet (Robert) Mathias, of Converse; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Calling is Friday, May 19, 2017, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion. A service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at 1 p.m., with Rev. Bob Ossebnaugh officiating. Burial will be at Grant Memorial Park.

Memorial gifts may be made to Cancer Services of Grant County, Tower Suites, 305 S. Norton Ave., Marion, IN 46952.

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