Obituary for Carolyn K. McCorkle
Carolyn K. (Masters) McCorkle, 75, of Carthage, passed away on the morning of Monday, June 5, 2017 at Kindred Transitional Care in Greenfield.
She was born August 20, 1941 in Decatur County, Indiana a daughter of the late Allen Masters and Dorothea (Hogg) Baker.
Carolyn attended Greensburg High School. She and her husband, Dale, farmed from 1958 - 1970. She later worked for Kroger in Rushville until her retirement.
Carolyn was first married to Dale G. Koors and they had five children, Mark A. (Gail) Koors of Westport, Michael D. (Ann) Koors of Greensburg, Chris D. (Karen) Koors of Shelbyville, Susan M. Crowe (Traci Kuhn) of Kennard and Lisa D. (Charles) Lockert of Indianapolis; She married Melvin W. McCorkle on December 20, 1975 and he preceded her in death on April 2, 2005.
Besides her children, Carolyn is survived by two step-daughters, Lisa McCorkle and Robin McCorkle both of Hawaii; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; a sister, Linda (Ed) England of Greensburg; a brother, William (Alberta) Masters of Tuscon, AZ and two brothers-in-law, J.D. Muir and Jim Gibson.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, and two sisters, Joan Muir and Marge Gibson.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 pm Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Heritage Funeral Care with Rev. David Bonne officiating. Burial will follow in Carthage Town Cemetery.
Friends may call from 10:00 am until the time of service Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be offered to the American Diabetes Association or the St. Vincent Hospice with envelopes available at the funeral home.
You may send the family a personal condolence at www.heritagefuneralcares.com.
The Hunt family and staff of Heritage Funeral Care are honored to serve the family of Carolyn K. McCorkle.