In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Roy Carlton and a step son, David Hopper.
wife: Cathryn Edmonds Carlton, Russell Springs
3 children: Bruce (Kim) Carlton, Austin, Texas
Larry (Deena) Carlton, Arlington, Washington
Glenda (Deac) Forry, Renton, Washington
3 step children: Ken Hopper, Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Roger (Wilhelmina), Hopper, Florida
Bob Hopper, Alexandria, Indiana
sister: Armeda McDonald, South Bend, Indiana
Host of grandchildren
12 great grandsons
His dog, Gunner, a yellow lab
Funeral service for Ralph Edward Carlton will be 10 AM. Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jeff Griffin officiating.
Visitation will be after 9 AM. Thursday
Burial in the Hugh Frank Cemetery
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.