Braxton Carroll, 87, of 2425 Morphus Bridge Rd went to his heavenly home to join the love of his life on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Wake Med Hospital. He loved to fish and care for his family. He was self employed in heating and air conditioning until his retirement and a charter member of Heritage Baptist Church for over 30 years. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Gertrude Bissette Carroll.
He leaves to cherish his memory sons, Barry and wife Gloria of Knightdale; Warren and wife Sharby of Aurora, CO; Travis and wife Michelle of Zebulon; daughter, Brenda Briggs and fiance’ Scott of Zebulon; brothers Daniel of South Carolina and Teenie of Zebulon; sisters Savonne, Betty and Patricia of Zebulon and Katie of Maryland; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Funeral Service Thursday 7 p.m. at Heritage Baptist Church , Zebulon with visitation following the service at the church; other times at the home in Zebulon. Graveside service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens with military honors.
Arrangements by Massey Funeral Home, Zebulon www.masseyfuneralhome.com