Daniel D. "Dan" Carlson, 58, of Cross Timbers, Mo., died Wednesday, January 13, 2009, at his home. He was born on March 22, 1951, in Lake City, Iowa, the son of Richard C. and Doris Otto Carlson. He moved to Jefferson City in 1986, and worked as a lab technician for the Missouri State Prison and later for the Missouri State Lab. Survivors include: his wife, Kelly of Tebbetts, Mo.; one son, Cory Carlson of Oklahoma City, Okla.; a daughter, Stacey Yates (David) of St. Louis, Mo.; and two grandchildren. His body was cremated. Messages of condolences may be left on-line at reserfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Reser Funeral Home, Warsaw, Mo.