Carl Mason died from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on Interstate 24 on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.
Carl was born on Sept. 3, 1950, in Christian County to Carl Franklin and Francis Joiner Mason, Sr.
Carl “Rooster” Mason was of the Baptist faith. He retired from Averitt Sawmill in Cadiz.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Gene Mason, Frank Mason and Raymond Mason; and two sisters, Mary Ann Joiner and Margaret Mason.
Carl is survived by one brother, Homer Mason of Hopkinsville; two sisters, Nadine Coleman of Nashville, Tenn. and Mae Meredith of Cadiz; nieces and nephews Kelly Greer, Christopher and Tommy Mason, Janie Rascoe, Charity Despain, Rachel Hamby, Rebecca Sommers, Dana Black and Brian Mason.
Serving as pallbearers were Brian Mason, Christopher Mason, Austin Morris, Bradley Greer, Jared Black and Alan Mason.
Memorial contributions may be made to Toys for Tots, P.O. Box 2050, Cadiz, KY 42211.