Carlon Odell Fields

Published 3:51 pm Monday, May 30, 2016

Carlon Odell Fields, 42, of Raleigh died Monday, May 16, 2016 in the Turks & Caicos Islands.

He was born Oct. 5, 1973 the son of Carson Meade Fields and Vivian Taylor Fields. He was a native of Randolph County, attended Vandalia Christian School and graduated from Southern Guilford High School in 1991.  He also graduated from Appalachian State University in 1996 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He was employed by PRA HealthSciences in Raleigh as the director of internal audit.

He was preceded in death by his father, Carson M. Fields.

Survivors: a daughter, Kaylen Fields (and her mother Tracia Fields Lynch of Mocksville); his mother, Vivian Taylor Fields, brother, Stan Fields and his friend, Tonia Trogdon, all of Pleasant Garden; niece, Julia Fields of Asheville; fiancée, Christen Elaine Jones of Raleigh; grandmother, Annie Mae Taylor of Greensboro; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family and friends.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, May 31 from 6-8 p.m. at Pugh Funeral Home, Randleman. Funeral services will be  held Wednesday, June 1 at 3 p.m. at Providence Friends Meeting, 2054 Providence Church Road, Pleasant Garden with the Rev. Larry McEntire officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

A celebration of life service will be held in Raleigh at a later date.