Carolyn Hanover, 74, of Skellytown passed away Thursday, February 25, 2021 in Pampa.
Services will be 2:00 PM Sunday, February 28, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Skellytown with Rev. Carter Pirtle, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Heights Cemetery in Lefors. Arrangements are under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors. Face covering are requested to be worn at the funeral service.
Carolyn was born November 30, 1946 in Pampa to O.L. and Opal Presley. She graduated from Lefors High School in 1965 and attended Weatherford Junior College in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Carolyn married the love of her life, Raymond Hanover, on April 23, 1971 in Lefors. They moved to Skellytown in 1978. She worked in Pampa as a teller for several banks before going to work at Skel-Tex Credit Union in Skellytown. Carolyn worked there for many years before retiring in the early 90’s. She was a longtime member of First Baptist Church of Skellytown. Carolyn enjoyed reading, traveling, and was a dog lover. She loved spending time with her family, but what brought her the most joy was being “Grandma” to her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband, Raymond of the home; 2 daughters, Lindy Forsyth of Lefors and Kim Campbell and husband Casey of Ft. Worth; 8 grandchildren, Dustin Forsyth and wife Alicia, Gracie Campbell, Christine Campbell, Derek Campbell, Carson Campbell, Kitana Campbell, Kathryn Campbell, and Stormy Campbell; 2 great grandchildren, Eli Forsyth and Brynn Forsyth.
Memorials can be sent to First Baptist Church of Skellytown, PO Box 176, Skellytown, Texas 79080.