Donald Anthony Carlyle, 67 of Carthage died at his home on January 2, 2019, after a battle with kidney cancer.
He was born January 11, 1951 to H.C. Carlyle and Dorothy B. Carlyle. He was preceded in death his father H.C. Carlyle and a brother Ray Carlyle.
Donald retired after 30 years of service from Sandhills Community College. He enjoyed his garden, hunting and fishing. He was a member of Yates-Thagard Baptist Church and enjoyed being with his family. He was a good husband and father.
Donald is survived by his wife Janie of 35 years; one son, Daniel and his wife Emily; two brothers Robert and Michael of Carthage; two sisters, Barbara Meggs (Johnny) and Martha Cagle (Steve) as well as many nieces and nephews.
We would like to thank Dr. Todd Moore and staff and First Health Hospice for their care and support.
Memorials may be made to the Yates-Thagard Benevolence Fund, 3820 Vass-Carthage Rd., Carthage, NC 28327.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Yates-Thagard Baptist Church, 3820 Vass-Carthage Rd., Carthage, NC. The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 at the church before the service. Burial to follow at Yates-Thagard Cemetery.
Service arrangements are entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.