Carroll Preston Trotter

Carroll Preston Trotter

Carroll Preston Trotter, 86 of Wilmar, passed away on November 11, 2014, at Life Touch Hospice Home in El Dorado.

He was retired from the City of Monticello, a Korean War veteran, a member of Oak Grove Assembly of God Church and a farmer.

Mr. Trotter was born on November 15, 1927, in Drew County and was the son of the late Johnny Jefferson Trotter and Gladys House Trotter.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Trotter Hoppers and Annie Mae Hoppers.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Macie Joel Spears Trotter of Wilmar; a son, Calvin Trotter and wife Cindy of Warrenton, Missouri; a daughter, Gail Shelby and husband Billy of Wilmar; a brother, Rev. John David Trotter of Austin, Arkansas; two sisters, Rachel Holland and Liz Corbell both of Stephensville, Texas; four granddaughters, Glenna Trotter Jocala and husband David of Ocala, Florida, Hannah Shelby Williamson and husband Eric of Forrest, Virginia, Emily Trotter Hodgson and husband Luke of Aurora, Illinois and Megan Shelby of Waxahachie, Texas; and seven great grandchildren, Caden, Trustin and Mason Hodgson of Illinois, Jackson and Lincoln Williamson of Virginia, and Phoebe and Titus Jacola of Florida.

A funeral service will be held on November 15 at 1 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. Visitation is November 14 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.