She is survived by three daughters, Kimberly Wilkins, Heather Green and Jenny Wesneski; five grandchildren; one sister, Linda Gavrock; five nieces and nephews; thirteen grandnieces and grandnephews; several other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Deborah Flake, who passed away only a few days before Carolyn.
She will be remembered as a devoted and loving mother, grandmother and aunt, as well as, a wonderful friend. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 PM, Saturday, September 15, 2012 at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri.