The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

December 2, 2012

Carolyn Straw

Published 12-2-12


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Funeral for Carolyn Straw, 65, of Enid, will be 2 p.m. Monday, December 3, 2012, at the chapel of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home. Rev. Kevin Choate will officiate. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Carolyn was born in Enid to Troy and Lucille (Roden) Sims and died November 29, 2012.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, Troy and Lucille; her sister, Susan Chavez; and her husband, Gilmer L. Straw.

Carolyn was a strong Christian woman who devoted her life to God and her children. She loved to dance, sing and paint ceramics. Carolyn fought rheumatoid arthritis for six years, but lost the battle to pneumonia.

Surviving Carolyn are her children, Jerry Williams, Shawna Scholten and Justin Straw; stepchildren, Junior Straw and Kristine Straw; her sister, Mary Keene; son-in-law, Mike Scholten; grandchildren Steven Scholten, Sierra Scholten, Stephanie Scholten, Chandler Straw and Kendle Henry; great-grandchildren Ethen Campbell, Donovan Edelman and Gabriel Barnard.

Memorials may be made to OMRF Rheumatoid Arthritis Division. Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home will be the custodian of the funds. Condolences may be made at ladusauevans@suddenlinkmail .com.

(Submitted by family)