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December 27, 2012

Ida Carroll


The Times-Tribune

CORBIN — Ida Mae Carroll, age 82, of Corbin, passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Oak Tree Hospital.

A native of Perry County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Mary Blanton Carroll. Her brother, John G. Carroll, and special friend, Edna Boyd, also preceded her in death.

Ida Mae had worked as an operator for the telephone company, and as receptionist for Dr. Raymond Ohler. She was a faithful member of Grace on the Hill United Methodist Church where she taught children in Sunday school and achieved many years of perfect attendance.

Survivors include a cousin, Stanley Keith, of Florida, and several special friends: Mike and Vickie Phipps, Carl and Edith Jones, Keith and Stacie Miles, Sandra Brown, Maureen Jackson, Juanita Kearney, Gerri Lockhart and Donna Vermillion.

Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home, with her funeral to follow at 2 p.m. with Rev. Tim Lowe officiating. Interment will be at Resthaven Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Bob Eckert, Carl Jones, Keith Miles, Clayton Ely, Craig Vermillion and Les Williamson. Honorary bearers will be staff and residents of Friendship House, and the Goodwill Fellowship Class.

Messages may be written at vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com.