Betty Jo Carson
May 12, 1947 – Aug. 10, 2022
Betty Jordan Carson, 75, of Tylertown, died Aug. 10, 2022, at Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans. Born May 12, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Andrew Jordan and Maudie Dillon Jordan.
At an early age she joined Thomas Grove / Jordan Temple COGIC. Later in life she joined Pleasant Grove East McComb Baptist Church where she served as a mother.
She was a retired factory worker and homemaker. On Nov. 26, 1966, she married Dale Carson and they had two children. She loved the word of God and listening to gospel music.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Carson; two sisters, Pearlie Hart and Diane Jordan; six brothers, A.V., R.V., Preston, J.D., Claudie, and R.J. Jordan
Survivors are her son, Craig (Brandye) Carson of Fernwood; a daughter, Connie Carson Holloway of Tylertown; two brothers: Supt. Andrew (Erica) Jordan of McComb, T.J. (Shirley) Jordan of Magnolia; one sister, Carrie Lewis of Tylertown; nine grandchildren, Cra’Nesha, Jasmine and Saimereya Carson and Elvonie Holloway of Tylertown, Cra’Vorkian Carson (Keiyana) Carson of Irving, Tex., and Diamond Issac, Jordan, Craig Jr., and Jaylen Carson, all of Fernwood; eight great grandchildren.
The funeral service was Aug. 20, 2022, at Pleasant Grove East McComb Baptist Church, McComb, with Rev. Hilton Harrell officiating and rendering the eulogy, interment in Tylertown Cemetery II.
Pallbearers were Keith Jordan, Sylvester Jordan, James Holmes, Fred McCray, DeWayne Pounds and Jamal Dillon.
Honorary pallbearers were Craig Carson, Cra’Vorkian Carson, Jordan Carson, Jaylen Carson, Derrick Green and Brian Hart.
Washington Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.