Carroll T. Northcott

Published 6:42 pm Tuesday, September 24, 2019

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COLERAIN – On September 21, 2019, Carroll Thomas Northcott passed away at his home surrounded by his family at the age of 84.

Carroll was born on April 10, 1935 to the late Thomas Allen Northcott and Clarine Harrell Northcott of Colerain. He married Linda Casper on August 2, 1964. They were married for 55 years and had two daughters, Lisa and Karen.

Carroll was dedicated to his family, his work and his faith. He spent much of his free time enjoying the company of his wife, children and grandchildren. A highlight of each year was the annual summer family vacation which often included his mother and mother-in-law, Geneva.

After graduating from Chowan College, Carroll’s entire career was spent working in downtown Colerain at the bank as it changed names over the many years of his employment. He treasured the friendships he made there. Carroll began his life with Christ at Mars Hill Baptist Church. He continued his walk as a devoted member of Colerain Baptist Church serving as a deacon, treasurer, Sunday School teacher and choir member.

Additionally, he was a member of the Colerain Lion’s Club and served on the town council. He loved working in his garden, the art of wood working, and watching Carolina basketball.

Besides his wife, left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Lisa Stover and husband, Shawn of Washington, DC and Karen McCullock and husband, Mike of Hurdle Mills, NC. Carroll’s only sibling is his loving brother, Tim. He and his wife, Elvie reside in Sacramento, California. Carroll’s five grandchildren are Alexander Stover, Matthew McCullock, Andrew Stover, Emily McCullock, and Noah McCullock. His nephews and niece are Ingmar Northcott, Sven Northcott, and Heidi Liddell.

A memorial service will be held at Colerain Baptist Church, Colerain, NC on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Gary Saffell officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the fellowship hall and other times at the home.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to the Colerain Baptist Church, 202 N Main St, Colerain, NC 27924 or online by visting fund, type: Carroll Northcott.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Northcott family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting