Carlton John Mixon, affectionately known as "Captain", was born on November 25, 1941, to the late Nathan Mixon and Mable Trotter.

Carlton graduated from Merrill High School and enlisted in the United States Army. Carlton went on to work at Tucker Max, and also worked for Tyson Foods.

He leaves to cherish his memory, wife, Latosha Mixon; children, Carlton John Mixon Jr., Shelton Mixon, Carla Mixon, Sebastin Mixon, DeAndre Mixon, Nicole Mixon, Pamela Mixon, Damonte Harris, Keante John Mixon, and Lamonte Agee; sister, Carmen Regina Johnson (Fred); three nieces; twenty-nine grandchildren; and fifteen great grand children.

Funeral services will be held on 11 a.m., Friday, February 3, 2017, at the P.K. Miller Mortuary Memorial Chapel, with the Reverend Doctor T.R. Ramey officiating. Interment will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, February 7, 2017 in the Arkansas State Veteran's Cemetery, North Little Rock, AR.