Name:   Carroll Winslow Dillingham

From:  The Port Arthur News, Port Arthur, Texas
Date:  Saturday, January 13, 2006

BEAUMONT- Carroll W. Dillingham, 82, of Beaumont, Texas died Monday, January 8, 2007 at Pine Forest Nursing Center.

Carroll was born on October 10, 1924 in Barnardsville, North Carolina to George Fred Dillingham and Betty Carolyn Maney Dillingham. He was a former resident of Port Arthur, Texas for 22 years before moving to Fred, Texas where he resided for 23 years. He was a retired self-employed truck driver.

Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m., on Friday, January 12, 2007 at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Groves, Texas under the direction of Levingston Funeral Home in Groves. He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Betty Davis Dillingham.

Survivors include his daughters, Linda Dillingham and Donna Cook and husband, Eddie, all of Beaumont, TX; sisters, Nell Dillingham of Barnardsville, Ann Graffio of Port Arthur, Kay Floyd of Weaverville, and Sarah Bloomfield of Atlanta; brother, Ray Dillingham of Barnardsville; grandchildren, Justin Creamer, Christopher Sachtleben and wife, Tatiana, Matthew Creamer and Elizabeth Sachtleben; and great-grandson, Destin Sachtleben.