March 15, 1936 - May 18, 2020
Thomas Carlton, 84, entered into the presence of the Lord on May 18, 2020.
Thomas is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 60 years, Margarette Gray Carlton of Hephzibah, Georgia; his sons, Chris (Gina) Carlton of Bonaire, Georgia, and Dexter (Ilka) Carlton of Warner Robins, Georgia; daughter Rita (Roberto) Vasquez of Richmond Hill, Georgia; brother Wayne (Jean) Carlton of Poulan, Georgia and sister Jeanell Gay of Colquitt County, Georgia. He has 6 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is preceded in death by his son Craig Carlton of Windsor, South Carolina; parents, Tom Carlton and Dora Hartsfield Carlton of Colquitt County, Georgia and brother, Ferrell Carlton of Colquitt County, Georgia.
Thomas was born on March 15, 1936 in Colquitt County, Georgia. He and Margarette were married in 1959. Thomas was retired as a Master Sergeant from the US Army where he served 22 years in the Signal Corps. He later retired from Federal Civil Service where he worked in several areas.
He loved to fish, watch Braves Baseball and NASCAR.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.arlingtonfuneral.com Arlington Burial & Cremation, 1220 George C Wilson Dr., Suite C, Augusta, GA 30909 762-994-0311