Benjamin J. “Ted” Carroll, 83, of Titusville, Florida passed away at the Edward M. Poe Care Center on Friday June 26, 2020. He was born on November 24, 1936 in Matewan, WV. Benjamin was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas M. and Laura (Tinsley) Carroll and brother, Thomas M. Carroll II. Benjamin is lovingly remembered by his sons Benjamin J. Carroll Jr. and Sean Carroll, both of Titusville, FL and grandson Kody. Other survivors include his sisters Ruby Diamond and Gay Elkins of Orlando, Fl, Patricia Walker of Davenport, FL, Jacqueline Davidson of Suffolk, VA, Corrine Stevens of Williamson, WV. Benjamin leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, and other loving family members and friends. Mr. Carroll was a veteran of the US Air Force. Private family burial will take place in W.Virginia at a later date.
Benjamin was a veteran who served in the U.S. Air Force from 1956 to 1964, he was stationed and did tours in Alaska, Texas, England and South Dakota. He retired in 1990 from the Masonite Corporation of Cincinnati, OH, and settled in Florida in 1993. Ted was a country boy with a Christian heart who enjoyed watching nature, his remains will be placed with his father in Matewan, West Virginia.