James Richard Carlson died July 29, 2013

James Richard Carlson the son of George and Olivia Johnson Carlson was born in Chicago, Illinois on May 23, 1930 and passed away at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas on July 29, 2013 at the age of 83 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers John Carlson and George Carlson.  He is survived by his wife Arlene Jane Arnold Carlson, two daughters K. C. Bryant and Lynn Carlson, six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, his dog Buddy, other relatives and many friends.

A memorial service was held on Thursday, August 1, in the Heber Springs First Presbyterian Church