Carroll Arthur Booth, age 88, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Monday, April 29, 2019 at his residence. He was a native of Jackson Township, IA, a mechanic, and retired from the U.S. Army where he served his country honorably for over 20 years. He was also a member of American Legion Post 146 and DAV Chapter 20.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Martha Dempsie Booth; his parents that raised him, Arthur and Mary Vansteenburg; one son, Rickie J. Booth, Sr.; and granddaughter, Rebecca Booth.
He is survived by wife, Thelma Meeks Booth of Lawrenceburg, TN; five children, David Booth (Holli) of Lucky, OH; Mary Ellen Booth of Lawrenceburg, TN; Rose Booth Jackson of Lawrenceburg, TN; Marilyn Booth Dazley (George) of McClure, OH; and Earl Booth of Oregon, OH; two brothers, Kenneth Booth and Joseph Booth (Pam), both of Arkansas; 19 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday, May 03, 2019 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services with full military honors will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1:00 PM Saturday, May 04, 2019 with Wayne Martin officiating.