1943 — 2023
ara Ava Lynn Carson, 80, passed away in her sleep, October 31, 2023 and went to meet God. She was born in Kingsport on May 28, 1943, daughter of A. J. and Thelma Anderson Boyd. Lynn graduated from Sullivan High School and ETSU, with a major in History. She married Charles Douglas (Doug) Carson on December 14, 1963 and moved to Germany as he started his Army career, and her as a 20-year Army wife. Lynn retired as a 2LT from the Marion County Sheriff Department, Indianapolis, IN. She served 11 years as a court advocate with the Indiana Mental Health Association. In her travels throughout the world, she collected beer steins, dirty snowmen and had a critical eye for jewelry. Lynn and Doug...