Marvin Carroll
Marvin Carroll
  • April 27, 1937 - May 30, 2017
  • Montgomery, Alabama

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Marvin Carroll, 80, passed away on May 30, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Branch Carroll and Mary Powell Carroll. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Georgia Graham Carroll; daughter, Margaret (Bill) Lamkin; son, William (Laura) Carroll; three grandchildren, Ella Carroll, John Benjamin Carroll, & Georgia Carroll; twin brother, Ben (Pat) Carroll; & sister, Mary Carroll Dominey. John Marvin Carroll, "Marvin" was born in Ozark, Alabama, where he attended public schools, became an Eagle Scout, and graduated from Auburn University in 1959, with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. He served two years in the United States Army in France before moving to Montgomery. He spent his career with Montgomery Coca-Cola Bottling Company before retiring in 1999 as General Manager. He was a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church, where he served as an elder, choir member, and in numerous other ministries. Marvin loved missions - at home and abroad, supporting House to House and Common Ground in West Montgomery, and traveling on mission trips to China, Jamaica, and Rio Bravo. Marvin was active in community organizations, including past president of the Montgomery Lions Club, Member of the Committee of 100, past president of the Alabama Bottlers' Association, Board of Trustees of The Montgomery Academy, AUM Advisory Board, and a long-time supporter of the YMCA and the Boy Scouts. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, June 2, 2017, at 12 Noon, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, with Visitation after the Service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity Presbyterian Church- 1728 South Hull St.- Montgomery, AL - 36104. Online condolences may be made at