Dwight Dale Marshall, 93, of Carmi passed away at 2:25 a.m on Monday July 6, 2020 at Wabash Christian Village. He was born in Rock Springs Arkansas on September 23, 1926 the son of Charlie Cay and Annis (Hortin) Marshall. Dwight married Leveta Jolene Clark on December 14, 1946. She preceded him in death on September 21, 2010. He joined the United States Army and served during World War II. Dwight then went on to work in the Oil field as a pumper for many years. He enjoyed singing and evangelising with his family.
Dwight is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Phil Warren of Norris City; two sons and daughters-in-law, Darrell and Brenda Marshall of Murfreesboro, TN and David and Cindy Marshall of Carmi; seven grandchildren, Shannon Smith, Matthew Stocke and his wife Malysa, Tyler Stocke, and his wife Jannette; Dacin Marshall and his wife Angie, Darcie Lakins and her husband Brian, Kami Frey and her husband Eddie and Alea Gabe and her husband Aaron; 18 great-grandchildren and 5 great great- grandchildren; and his sister Shirley Morrison.
Dwight was preceded in death by his parents; His wife; a brother Lynn Marshall; a great grandson Daniel Frey; a daughter-in-law Gayla Marshall; and brothers and sisters-in-law; Roy (Maudine) Clark, Jess (Janet) Clark, Dallas White, Leroy Morrison and Jack Clark.
Funeral Services for Dwight Dale Marshall will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday July 9, 2020 at New Beginning Church of God in Carmi. Burial will be in North Maple Ridge Cemetery in Carmi with full Military Honors by the Carmi American Legion and VFW. Visitation will be held after 1:00 p.m until service time on Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The New Beginning Church of God in Carmi and will be accepted at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi, who is in charge of arrangements.