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Carolyn Gailey

February 6, 1954 — September 11, 2020

Carolyn Ann Gailey, 66 of Woodstock passed away suddenly on September 11, 2020. She was preceded in death by her parents Robert and Esther Eliason.  She is survived by her loving husband Joe Gailey, daughters Jill Smallwood (Keith) and Kori Wardlow (Mike), five grandchildren Katelyn, Wyatt, Josi, Reilyn, and Nolan, brothers Ken Rydbrink (Jeanette) and John Rydbrink, and many beloved family and friends.

She will be remembered for her kind heart, quick wit and her outgoing personality.  Carolyn never met a stranger and once you had a connection she would never let you go.  She thrived on family time and friendships and held everyone so dear to her heart.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm on Friday, September 18th.  A private funeral service will follow.

Due to COVID-19 facial coverings are suggested and crowd size is limited due to social distancing.

Canton Funeral Home and Cemetery at Macedonia Memorial Park is honored to serve the family of Carolyn Ann Gailey.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

11:00am - 2:00 pm

Canton Funeral Home and Cemetery at Macedonia Memorial Park

10685 E Cherokee Dr, Canton, GA 30115

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