Carl Mason Wise, 86, of Fort Smith, AR passed away, Monday, November 9, 2009. He was born February 16, 1923 in Fulton, MO to the late Robert and Paige Wise. He was a retired Glass Cutter from Harding Glass, member of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Navy Veteran of World War II and Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict.
Memorial service will be 11:00 AM Friday, November 13, 2009, at St. John’s Episcopal Church with The Reverend Kevin Robinson officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years Mary L. Wise, two daughters Carleen Dearinger of Lancaster, SC and Debbie Chandler and husband Bill of Fort Smith, AR, one son Carl Martin Wise and wife Tammy of Fort Smith, AR, six grandchildren and one great grandson.
Honorary pallbearers will be Edward (Bud) LaValle, Edwin Chandler, Earl Cox, Calvin Hopcraft, Jack Brunnemeyer, Dave Arnold and Bill Speer.
The family will greet friends following the Memorial Service in the Parish Hall.
Memorials may be made to St. John’s Episcopal Church, 215 North 6th Street, Fort Smith, AR 72901.