Carolyn Reed Rylee, age 82 of Gillsville entered heaven Tuesday June 8, 2021 at Pruitt Health Care in Jasper.
Carolyn was born in Hoschton, GA to the late William Rivers & Ruby Nell Lancaster Reed. She was a homemaker and lifelong member of Hopewell Baptist Church in Gainesville. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Olin Rylee; 5 brothers & 3 sisters.
Survivors include, daughter, Nancy Rylee; sons, Terry (Cindy) Rylee & Tim Rylee; sister, Hazel Hawkins; grandchildren, Robert Morgan, Sara White, Kevin Rylee & Blake Rylee; great grandchildren, Steven Smith, Adalyn Morgan, Jaxon Morgan, Nathan Morgan, Ben Rylee & Cody White. A number of nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday June 12, 2021 at the Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Randolph Batey officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Friday June 11, 2021 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the Ronald McDonald House, 26345 Network Place, Chicago, Illinois 60673-1263.
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