Johnny “J.C.” Carson, 79, of Mulberry died Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in Van Buren. He was a supervisor for Temple Supply in Fort Smith, member of Victorious Life Ministries in Alma and Air Force veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Sondra; three daughters, Johnnie Carson of Fort Smith, Marsha Holthusen of Van Buren and Chelsea Nelson of Lawton, Okla.; a son, Alan Carson of Fort Smith; and two brothers, Larry Carson of Charleston and Don Carson of Fort Smith.

A family-held memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Victorious Life Ministries in Alma.

Cremation was under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.