Carson Ealy, 83, died on July 16, 2011, in Madison. He is the son of the late James, Sr. and Hattie Ealy. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty L. Ealy, and brother, James A. Ealy, Jr. He participated in the Madison County Little League Association as a Board of Directors member, coach and umpire. He was recognized for his participation in the Dave Galbraith Football program and the Madison County Recreation Department.
He leaves to cherish his memory: sons: Carlton Ealy (Columbus, Ga.), Eddie (Carolyn) Ealy and Charleston (Nora) Ealy, both of Madison, Ricky(Omega) Wilson, Killeen, Tx, Richard (Sheryl) Ealy of Fredericksburg, Va., Carson Ealy, Jr (Tallahassee), and Charles Ealy (Madison). Three daughters: Ruthie (R.B.) Wright, Miami, Edna Ealy and Mary Stephens of Madison; two sisters-in-law, Lillie Gardner, Jacksonville, and Gloria Williams, Sarasota; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, and many sorrowing friends, and his special bingo friend, Mrs. Lucille Wynn; and brothers, Solomon Ealy and Dallas Springs.
Funeral service will be on Saturday, July 23, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the Van H. Priest Auditorium located on the NFCC campus. Interment will follow at Jeslamb A.M.E. Church in Madison. The family will be receiving friends at Beggs Funeral Home on Friday, July 22, 2011 from 4-6 p.m.