Carolyn was born October 7, 1923 in Wichita, Kansas to the late Eugene and Edna McVickers Carson. She married Claude Wheeler in 1947. Carolyn was a member of Nall Avenue Baptist Church in Prairie Village, Kansas for 35 years where she helped deliver the New Testaments to the newborn. . Carolyn retired from daycare work in 1997 before moving to Mountain Home. She then became a member of First Baptist Church in Mountain Home. The family will always remember her favorite saying, “ Jesus loves the little children”. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Claude; infant son, Alan Everett Wheeler; a brother and sister.
Survivors include one son, Larry Wheeler of Englewood, Colorado; two daughters, Barbara Wheeler and Bonnie Wheeler, of Mountain Home and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held in Mountain Home at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Baxter House Adult Center, 1101 Spring St, Mountain Home, AR 72653
The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.conner-hankinsfuneralhome.com.