METROPOLIS, Ill. — Mr. David Carroll Artman, age 79, of Metropolis, Ill., passed away at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
Graveside services with military rites will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Round Springs Cemetery. Pastor Lauren Ley will officiate. Friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.
David was a retired carpenter who served during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
David is survived by his son, John Hardy Artman (Vickie); his grandchildren, Joshua Ryan Artman and Sydney Artman, all of Metropolis, Ill.; and his brother, John Hilliard Artman of Carthage, Ill.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer Carroll and Pauline (Tucker) Artman; and his sister, Debora Price.
There will be no visitation.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.