Hugh Carlton died on Friday, July 12th, at home from pancreatic cancer.
He was born in Warsaw, North Carolina to Reba Kornegay and David Herring Carlton. He attended Warsaw High School, and in 1953 graduated from Wake Forest College. After serving two years in the army, Hugh joined his father at Carlton Insurance Agency in Warsaw. He loved his work at Carlton Insurance until his death.
He married Jean Miller in 1953, and they had two daughters and a son. Hugh is survived by his wife, Jean; daughter and son-in-law, Jenny C. & George M. Finch; daughter, Julie E. Carlton; son, David H. Carlton, jr.; his grandchildren, Carlton & Frances Finch, Mary George Finch & Ann Miller Finch; and brother, C. Fisher Carlton.
Memorial gifts may be made either to Warsaw Baptist Church in Warsaw, North Carolina or Carolina East Hospice at www.carolinaeast.org. The family will receive friends at their home, 402 Foxridge Road, Warsaw, on Sunday, July 14th from 2 until 4 p.m. Services will be held on Monday, July 15th, at 2pm, at Warsaw Baptist Church.