On Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, a former Minden/Tallulah resident, Steven Whitney Carson passed away after a brief illness at Cornerstone Hospital in Sulphur. Steve was born on May 13, 1949, in Shreveport. After graduating from Minden High School in 1967, he received a BS Degree from Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe. He was an avid golfer and an LSU fan and worked as an environmental technician for Entech of Lafayette.
Steve was preceded in death by his father, Robert E. Carson of Monroe. He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Alice Carson of Sulphur; his mother Margaret Carson of Hideaway, Texas; his son, Brad Smith and wife, Erin of Delhi; his sister, Cathy Cameron of Hideaway, Texas; three grandchildren, Conley Smith of Tallulah and Carson Smith and Landry Smith of Delhi; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit with the family in a celebration of Steve's life on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 from 2 until 4 p.m. in the meeting room at Poverty Point State Park in Delhi.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Special Olympics. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.robisonfuneralhome.com.