Jimmy Burl Carson, 80, of Sallisaw, passed away on Oct 1, 2021 in Northeastern Health Systems Sequoyah, Sallisaw. Jimmy was born on Mar 22, 1941, in Oklahoma City to Bonnie Burl and Jimmie Irene (Samples) Carson. Some of his favorite things to do was to follow and watch OU football, the Dallas Cowboys, his TV shows, the Price is Right and Wheel of Fortune, playing golf and watching golf on tv. He was active hiking, biking, and traveling. He loved living in Arizona and the Red Rock Canyon. With his active life, what was most important was spending time with his family and spoiling his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He is survived by his siblings, Bonnie Riggs of Norman, Jerry and LaRea Carson of Newcastle, OK, Roger and Anita Carson of Choctaw, OK, Bob and Judy Carson of Edmond, Scott and Stephanie Carson of Norman; sister in law, Linda Carson of Moore; Children, Jimmy Neal and Jackie Carson, Tiffany Carson Harrell, all of Sallisaw; grandchildren, Jimmy Ray Carson, Jason Carson, Justin Carson, Tyler Harrell, Jonathan Wilson, Joshua Wilson, Chelsea Ray, Ariel Queen, and Belle Nelson; great grandchildren, Johnathan Newman, Savanah Wilson, Briana Crocker, Gage Carson, Mariah Carson, Alic Carson, Arabella Carson, Haley Wilson, Josh Wilson Jr, Samuel Wilson, Nikoli Wilson, Faithlynn Wilson, and Ryan Harrell; as well as a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Lonnie Carson; a niece, Jaymie Raylynn Riggs; and a great niece, Kayla Elizabeth Fletcher.
Visitation for Jimmy will be held on Tuesday, Oct 5, 2021, in the Sequoyah Memorial Chapel of Forever Memories Funeral Services, 463505 Hwy 101, Sallisaw, from 4-7pm. His funeral will follow on Wednesday, Oct 6, 2021, at 10:00 am in the Sequoyah Memorial Chapel with Mr. Heath Wood officiating. Graveside services will follow in the Schwartz Cemetery, Moore, OK on Wed. afternoon at 3:00 pm. Casket bearers will be Jimmy Ray Carson, Jason Carson, Justin Carson, Joshua Wilson, Gage Carson, and Tyler Harrell. Honorary bearers will be Jon McElroy, Jeff Harrell, Timmy Carson, Michael Carson, Cory Carson, Doug Carson, Tony Cox, Luke Carson, Stephen Carson, Zack Carson, Chris Riggs, Matt Carson, and Eric Carson.
Arrangements are under the direction of Forever Memories Funeral Services, Sallisaw. fmfsinc.com