---- — Carolyn Remona Cardwell, 71, Kokomo, died at 1:40 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was born Dec. 30, 1942, the daughter of Simon L. and Lennie May (Hawkins) Norris in Poughkeepsie, Arkansas. On Dec. 31, 1966, she married Robert P. Cardwell, who died October 9, 2009.
Carolyn was a homemaker who enjoyed sewing and quilting. She also enjoyed going to casinos and bowling.
She is survived by her children, Darrell E. Cardwell, Kokomo, Mylyna M. Jackson, Russiaville, Elijah L. Cardwell, Kokomo, and Zackary R. Cardwell, Kokomo; daughter-in-law, Neisha L. Cardwell, Kokomo; grandchildren, Luke L. DeBolt, Allison M. Cardwell, Carson L. Cardwell, Geryt P. Jackson, Telyn L. Jackson and Bransyn M. Jackson; great-grandchildren, Kaedy J. Merriweather and Royce K. Newlin; another great granddaughter on the way; brothers, Larrell (Charlene) Norris, and Ron Norris both of Kokomo; along with several nieces and nephews.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 5 to 7 p.m. today and from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at Shirley & Stout Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Road, Kokomo. Burial will follow at 2:15 p.m. Friday in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Carolyn’s name may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.