Carl Oscar Erickson (2016-11-21 15:21:07)

Carl Oscar Erickson, age 92, of Spruce Pine, passed away Thursday afternoon, November 17, 2016 at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

Mr. Erickson is survived by his wife, Vivian Hartley Erickson; daughters, Molly Holden and husband, Wayne, Martha Hill, and Amy Brown and husband, Dennis, all of Newland; sons, Thomas Greene of Newland and John Greene and fiancé Carrie Stewart, of Spruce Pine; sister, Louise Danielsson and husband, Lars, of Sweden; sister-in-law, Joan Erickson of Pennsylvania; l6 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, 5 great-great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Nina Case; and brothers, Kent and Leif Erickson.

Services for Carl Erickson will be announced at a later date. Memorials may be made to Pine Grove United Methodist Church, 53 Pine Grove Rd., Spruce Pine, NC 28677. Online condolences may be shared at Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory in Boone is serving the Erickson family.