Roland K. "Bubby" Carlton

Roland K. "Bubby" Carlton

<p>&nbsp;&nbsp;Roland K. &ldquo;Bubby&rdquo; Carlton, 68, of Worthville, KY, died on Friday, July 3, 2020 at his residence in Worthville, KY.</p> <p>&nbsp; He was born on July 26, 1951 on the family farm in Ghent, KY, the son of the late Elmer Carlton SR. and Melvina Furnish Carlton.&nbsp; He had worked most of his life at gas stations and factories, his last position as a Wire Machinist at a factory in La Grange, KY.&nbsp; After his retirement he enjoyed repairing small engines, going to yard sales and bargain hunting.&nbsp; He was a member of the Ghent Baptist Church from an early age growing up in the Ghent Community.</p> <p>&nbsp; He is survived by his wife; Wanda Jean Richmond Carlton, to whom he married on May 9, 1998, a son; Ronald Carlton of New Castle, KY, a step-daughter; Sherry (Terry) Jackson of Carrollton, KY, two step-son&rsquo;s; Scott Robbins of Bedford, KY, and Todd (Kathleen) Helm of Burlington, KY, a granddaughter; Riley K. Carlton, several step-grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive.</p> <p>&nbsp; He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers; Kenneth Ryan Carlton, Alfred &ldquo;Buster&rdquo; Carlton and Elmer &ldquo;Junior&rdquo; Carlton.</p> <p>&nbsp; A Graveside Service will be on Wednesday, July 8,&nbsp;2020 at 1:00 P.M. at the Ghent Masonic Cemetery with the Rev. Graham Reynolds officiating the service.&nbsp; There will be no public visitation, all services will be at the cemetery.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;The Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
July 26, 1951 - July 3, 202007/26/195107/03/2020
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