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Carolyn Dean Wilson Oxentine PDF Print
Written by Karen Ventrone   
Tuesday, 26 November 2013 18:01

Carolyn Dean Wilson Oxentine, age 62, of Camp Joy Road, Zionville, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2013, at her home.

Carolyn was born March 25, 1951 in Caldwell County, a daughter of the late Harry Lee Wilson and Dorothy Dean McNeil Wilson. She was a retired CNA2 and was employed with Appalachian State University for over 30 years. Carolyn was a member of Willow Valley Baptist Church.

Carolyn is survived by one daughter, Tonya Lee Adams and husband William Ervin of Granite Falls; one son, William Michael Oxentine of Spruce Pine: three granddaughters, Hannah Oxentine Dimini and husband Nicholas of Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Macey Oxentine and Gracie Oxentine, both of Mountain City, Tennessee; three grandsons, Dustin Logan Adams and Jake Wyatt Ervin, both of Granite Falls, and Michael Oxentine of Mountain City; a special niece, Kacey Rogers of Lenoir; three sisters, Reba Cassidy and husband Gerald of Lenoir, Doris Lowe of Roanoke, Virginia, and Peggy Rogers of Lenoir; one brother-in-law, Dave Warren of Boone, and one sister-in-law, Jeanette Barkley of Waco, North Carolina. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mike Oxentine; one brother, William Jack Wilson; one sister-in-law, Louise "Shelby" Warren, and one brother-in-law, Stewart "Bug" Oxentine.

Funeral services for Carolyn Dean Wilson Oxentine will be conducted Thursday morning, November 28, 2013, at 11:00 o'clock, at Willow Valley Baptist Church. The body will lie in state, at the church, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Ray Greene and Reverend Derick Wilson. Burial will follow in Willow Valley Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, from 6:00 until 8:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Service.

Online condolences may be sent to the Oxentine family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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