Marvin Wesley (Wes) Carden Jr., 52, of Jasper, Ga., formerly of the Marshall and Slater area, died Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at Piedmount Hospital in Atlanta, Ga.
A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 19, 2012, at the Seminole shelter house at Indian Foothills Park in Marshall for family and friends. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. May 4, 2012, at Cagle Funeral Home in Jasper, Ga., with Rev. Johnny Hollingshed and Dr. Allen Highland. Cremation with burial will be held at a later date.
Born Nov. 20, 1959, in Indigo, Calif., he was the son of Marvin Sr. and Ann (Painter) Carden. He was married to Debbi Carden.
He is survived by his daughter, Kerstin Ann Carden of Slater; two sisters, Linda Cunningham of Marshall and Mary Gerlt of Sumter, S.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two great-nieces.