Carroll Duane Kimball

Funeral Services for Carroll Duane Kimball, 74 of Lawrence, KS will be held at 12:00 p.m. Thursday, September 16, 2021, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence, KS. The family will greet friends from 6 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.

Carroll passed away on Friday, September 10, 2021, at LMH Health surrounded by his family.

Carroll was born April 16, 1947 in Lawrence, KS, the son of Harold and Evelyn (Walker) Kimball.

He graduated from Lawrence High School before joining the Air Force where he was a Staff Sargent in Viet Nam. After returning Carroll went to work for FMC where he worked until it changed to Chemtrade Logistics. He retired after 35 years as Operations Manager at Chemtrade Logistics. He married Marva Johnson in 1967, they had 3 children. They later divorced. Carroll married Carol Aiken on May 27, 1994, in Lawrence, KS and she survives at the home.

Other survivors include his children, Michael D. Kimball, Julian J. Kimball, Daiona C. Dillon, Kayden M. Robinson, stepchildren, Michelle L. Robinson, Kevin D. Smith, sisters, Freida B. Green, Carolyn E. Kimball, grandchildren, Lauren, Saxon, Darian, Charita, Charon, Mikey, Mason, Jackson, Shaylee, Nickolas, Lexci, Gabriel, great-grandchildren, NyaNichole, Kahner Ray, Cortland, Levius, Imani, Iliana, and Bentley.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Herbert M. Simpson, Harold Kimball Jr, sisters, Clara H. Friend, Joyce M. Johnson, and Ellen E. Thompson.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to The Disabled Veterans and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

10 Condolences

  1. Bob Howard on September 14, 2021 at 2:21 pm

    To Carol and rest of Bo’s family,
    My deepest condolences and prayers are with you. I worked with Bo at FMC for many years and always considered him a good friend and always tried to be happy and easy to work with.

  2. Verle Smith (Smitty) on September 14, 2021 at 3:36 pm

    Verle Smith

    I’m gonna miss you buddy. Had some really great times after work. Continued the great times after retirement. Gonna miss not seeing you at our retirement dinners. I know we’ll see each other again. We will continue our political debate then. Love you brother, rest in peace.

  3. Mike Harding Sr. on September 14, 2021 at 5:42 pm

    RIP Bo ????

  4. George Kapfer on September 14, 2021 at 7:53 pm

    Going to miss your humor and friendship.

  5. Jay Alexander on September 14, 2021 at 8:26 pm

    Our condolences to the Kimball family. It was great knowing and working with Bo for 35 years.

  6. Vicki Goff-Miller on September 14, 2021 at 9:22 pm

    Kimball Family,
    My father George Goff Sr, and Brother George Goff Jr, talked Highly of Bo and the history of working together with this Great Man.
    Deeply Sorry for your Loss
    Vicki Goff-Miller & Family

  7. Daiona on September 15, 2021 at 8:58 am

    RIP POPS. You were the best daddy a girl could want. I will forever be proud to be your daughter. Until we meet again. Love you

  8. Craig Byers on September 15, 2021 at 5:02 pm

    The Harvey and Byers want to extend our thoughts and prayers to the family. May he rest in peace.

  9. Drew Fleming on September 17, 2021 at 8:41 am

    “Sad to hear of Bo’s passing. My deepest condolences go to all of Bo’s family. Bo was a great help to me when I first started at Chemtrade. He was a terrific Operations Manager. He always put safety and his employees first. I considered Bo a good friend and think I still owe him a soda.”

  10. Adonia David on September 20, 2021 at 10:28 pm

    My sincere condolences to the family. I am sorry for your loss.

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