Carroll Conway Gathright III, 74, of Buckingham County, VA passed away on May 6, 2021. He was a standout high school athlete, a 2019 Lee-Davis High School Athletic Hall of Fame inductee, US Army Vietnam Veteran, and past Commander of VFW Post 8446 in Buckingham. After a distinguished career with AT&T/Lucent Technologies he retired to his beloved Mountain View Farm. He was an ardent patriot, avid outdoorsman, a purveyor of hunting stories, and breeder of fine CTDKC registered turkey dogs. He is survived by his wife, Christiane; daughters Emily Purdum (Josh) and Sarah Gathright; grandchildren Gabrielle, Kameryn, Olivia, and Leila; his sister Rebecca Hedrick (Stephen); brother William Gathright (Netti); his niece and nephews, along with the rest of his family and friends. A private memorial gathering will be held at a later date.