Alice “Faye” Carlson, age 70, formerly of Montgomery, AL, recently moved to Helena, AL, to be closer to her family. Faye passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2016. She was a military brat that became a military wife. She received her degree in Nursing and was an outstanding trauma/ER nurse at Baptist South in Montgomery. Faye was predeceased by her parents, Wallace and Fonnie Crocker and her beloved Jack, retired USAF, Major John H. Carlson. Her survivors include her daughters, Kristi Carlson Watts (John), Kathy Carlson Gospodareck (Keith) and Kelly Irvin Cabrera (Robert) ; grandchildren, Taylor “Bella” Watts Riley (Brady), Jaycie Forrester “Bug” Watts, Anderson Alyce “Ander-pants” Watts, Carlson Hughes “Carlie Barley” Watts, JohnGaines “Peeps” Watts, Joshua “Jawa” Whitman all of Helena, Myles Troncalli, Sydney Troncalli and Jason Cabrera of Kansas; great grandson, Harrison Matthew “Oodie” Riley of Helena, AL; sisters, Virginia Stackpole and Fonda Warner Keller both of Oregon and a host of other family members. A Memorial Service will be 3 pm, Sunday, December 11, 2016 at Charter Funeral Home, 2521 Highway 31, Alabaster, AL.