Ms. Onita Jane Carlton, 80, of Nashville, formerly of Linden, passed away Saturday July 17, 2021 at Summit Medical Center. She was born in Perry County to the late Arbin McKnight and Lillie Parrish McKnight. In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by her husband Joe Carlton, sons Terry Lynn Carlton and Timothy Wayne Carlton, great-grandchildren Alexis Hanes and Leo Ryan Carlton, a sister Letha Hicks and a brother Amos McKnight.
Survivors include her children Carthelle (Vickie) Carlton of Mt. Juliet, Dwight (Mitzie) Carlton of Lebanon, Betty (Greg) Fuller of White House, Patsy Kilmon of Portland and Scot (Kristy) Carlton of Bellevue, 22 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, sisters Virginia Hinson and Mary Love both of Linden, Leta Cates and Margaret Ivy both of Parsons, a brother Ellis McKnight of Linden and a host of other loving family members and many friends.
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