Carl W. Polston Sr.
NEWPORT – Carl Wayne Polston Sr., 76, of Newport, departed from this earth Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Harris Hospital in Newport. He was born Jan. 27, 1936, in Lawrence County to Willie and Goldie Ann Mobbs Polston.
He was of the Baptist faith, a farmer and loved to fish. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; stepfather, George Randolph, and one brother, James Polston.
He is survived by four sons and daughters-in-law, Carl and Barbara Polston, of Hot Springs, Steve and Tina Polston, of Hot Springs, Jimmy Polston, of Wichita Falls, Texas, and Adam and Kate Davis, of Arizona; four daughters, Shelia Polston, of Dallas, Shari Polston Williams, of Hot Springs, Tara Polston Lopez, of Hot Springs and Sarah and Dustin Hall, of Arizona, and the love of his life, Betsy Polston Pendley, 22 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Strangers Home Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, C.W. Polston, Brian Polston, Joshua Polston, Harley Jones and Dillon Jones, and nephew, Wayne Polston.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home. Online guestbook at http://www.dillingerfuneralhome.com.