Carolyn Genell (Ferguson) Carrick
Published 12:39 pm Monday, January 17, 2022
Carolyn Genell (Ferguson) Carrick, 80, of Mocksville, NC, departed this world on Jan. 13, 2022 from Novant Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC.
Carolyn was born on Aug. 31, 1941 in Mecklenburg County, NC, daughter of the late Marvin Lee Ferguson and Mary Evelyn (Poston) Ferguson. In addition to her parents, Carolyn was preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Still, and a nephew, Dallas Barker.
In life, Carolyn graduated from Mineral Springs High School with the class of 1959. Later, she met and married the love of her life, Donald William Carrick Sr. in 1960. Carolyn worked in the textile industry with Hanes Hosiery for many years until she retired. Carolyn was an active member of Seventh Day Adventist in Mocksville. In her free time, she loved to travel to the beach, the mountains, California, and she especially loved spending time with her family.
Carolyn leaves behind to cherish her memory: her loving husband of 61 years, Donald William Carrick Sr.; 2 sons, Donald William Carrick Jr. of Mocksville and David Lee Carrick (Janet) of West Virginia; a daughter, Donna Ann Walp (Robert) and their eight grandchildren of Thomasville; a sister, Glenda Ferguson Barker; a host of nieces and nephews; and her many grandchildren, including Michael Walp, William Walp, Nicole Walp, Michael Keaton, Kristen LaPrade, David Lee Carrick Jr., Christian McClamrock, Sierra Merritt, Nicole Renken, Brie Carrick, Jaxon Brogan, Scotty and Karen; great-grandchild, Luna White; and special friends, Myrtle Cook and Sue Baldick.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022, from 6-8 p.m. at Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 20 at noon at Seventh Day Adventist Church. Pastor Tim Cove and Pastor Phil Roberts will officiate. Carolyn will be laid to rest at Westlawn Memorial Garden.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the American Cancer Society.
Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville are honored to serve the family.