Marie Carroll


Marie Gaston Carroll, 84, a resident of Tennga, Ga., passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at a local healthcare facility.

She was a loving mother and grandmother, who enjoyed her seek and find puzzle books, as well as getting to watch her favorite baseball team, the Atlanta Braves. She was dearly loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Junior Carroll; parents, Don L. Gaston and Tilda Shelton Gaston; and siblings: Clarence Gaston, Curtis Gaston, Fred Gaston, Edna Wilson and Maxine Gaston.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her daughters, Dianne Dunn Manis and Carolyn Lillard; seven grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Virginia Dunn and Robert Pete Gaston; along with several nieces, nephews and extended family.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, from 5 until 8 p.m., at Companion Funeral Home, Cleveland Chapel.

The service will be held on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of the funeral home.

Burial will follow at Benton Memorial Gardens, immediately following the service, with Minister Scotty Baker speaking.


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