The Celebration of Life for John Kelsie Carson, 79, of Orange, will be held during Memorial Services at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Saturday, Aug. 8, at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements are being handled by Sparrow Funeral Home. He died Wednesday, July 29, at his residence.

A native of Morristown, TN, he resided in Orange since 1972. He was a U.S. Army veteran, Discharged With Honors. He served as Postmaster at the Orange Post Office for some 36 years before retiring. “Kit” as he was known, was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

He is survived by his wife Bobbie and daughter, Katherine Harrison, both of Orange; sisters, Shirley Boyd of Houston and Peggy Hazelwood of Talbot, TN,; three grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Offer sympathy expressions at sparrowfuneralhome.com.