E. D. "Buck" Carico, age 93, of Ennice; passed away Wednesday, February 16th, 2022 at Commonwealth Senior Living in Hillsville, VA.
Buck was born January 1st, 1929 in Alleghany County to the late Lonnie Edgar and Vinnie Combs Carico. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Charlene Calvert Carico; an infant son, James Carico; seven sisters and three brothers.
Survivors include three daughters: Denise Bowers and husband Jerry of Galax, VA, Diane Rosa and husband Dennis of Ecuador, Darlene Bruce and husband Buddy of Ennice; two sons: Kenneth Carico and wife Adonna of Granite Falls, NC, Eli Carico and wife Roberta of Ennice; eleven grandchildren: Angie Schiavone (Scotty), Terri King (Joe), Richie King, Shelley Carico, Kristin Shumate (Michael), Jason Helton (Amanda), Elisabeth Matthews (Dustin), Brittany Cant (Brett), Alana Evans (Matthew), Laken Chamberlain, BJ Bruce (Amanda); a sister, Jeanette Morris and husband Doug of Waynesboro, VA; fifteen great-grandchildren and two great-great- grandchildren. Nieces, nephews, extended family and friends also survive.
Funeral services to honor the life of Buck will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, February 20th, 2022 at Savannah United Methodist Church with Reverend David Payne and Eli Carico officiating. Interment will follow at Edmonds Cemetery with Military Honors conducted by the Bruce Wayne Osborne VFW Post #7034 of Sparta. The family will receive friends from 12:00 pm until time of service at the church and other times at the home of Eli and Roberta Carico, 202 Golf View Ln, Ennice, NC.
Thomas Family Funeral Service is honored to be serving the Carico family. If you wish, online tributes may be extended to the family at www.thomasfamilyfs.com.
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