Carol Caraway, age 63, passed away on August 4, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of John Caraway. They shared six and ½ years of marriage.

Born in 1956, she was raised in Purvis, MS, the daughter of Wesley and Rebecca Bell. She was a graduate of Purvis High School and the Nursing School of Meridian Community College. She worked as a nurse at Forrest General Hospital for 31 years.

She was a member of Faith Ministries Independent Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, raising chickens, reading, and spending time with family, especially her great-granddaughter, Jaicee Bartee, whom she called “Little”.

She is survived by her husband, John Caraway; children, Amanda West and Michael Caraway; grandchildren, Brady Caraway, Haley Caraway, and Oliva West; and a great grandchild, Jaicee Bartee; and a sister, Sharon Bell.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Wesley and Rebecca Bell and brother, Wesley (Ned) Bell.

Services will be held on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Faith Ministries Independent Baptist Church in Sandersville. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. with the service following at 11:00 a.m. Rev. James Edmunds will officiate. Interment will be at Sandersville Baptist Church Cemetery.

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