Lloyd Rexall Carlyle Jr., 74, of South Bloomfield, Ohio, died Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Mt. Carmel West Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.
He was born December 7, 1938, in Gallipolis Ferry, a son of the late Lloyd Rexall Carlyle, Sr. and Stella Mae (Nibert) Carlyle. Rex was a member of Redeemer’s Church West of Grove City, Ohio; and retired as maintenance supervisor with Anheuser Busch of Columbus, Ohio, with 27 years service.
Rex is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Beatrice Ann (Gillilan) Carlyle of South Bloomfield, Ohio; his children, Paul Timothy (Cheryl) Carlyle of Point Pleasant, Lloyd Michael Carlyle of Hilliard, Ohio, Vicki Lynn (Robert) Shepherd of Grove City, Ohio, Brian Keith (Tammy) Carlyle of South Bloomfield, Ohio, and Wendy Ann (Kevin) Myers of Jasper, Fla.; one sister, Juanita Williams of Columbus, Ohio; a nephew, Earl (Pam) Williams of Groveport, Ohio; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and little dog Wiley.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013, in the Wyoma Pentecostal Church at Gallipolis Ferry, with Pastor Mike Lape, Pastor Bill Bartley, and Pastor Roger Bonecutter officiating. Burial will follow in the Wyoma Cemetery at Gallipolis Ferry. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2013, at the Redeemer’s Church West, 2199 Holt Road, Grove City, Ohio; and from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, January 25, 2013, at Wilcoxen Funeral Home in Point Pleasant, and one hour prior to the funeral service at the church on Saturday.
Online condolences may be made at www.wilcoxenfuneralhome.com.