Caroline Virginia Barrentine Gaddy, 74

Caroline Virginia Barrentine Gaddy, 74, of Cornelius went home to be with her Lord and Savior on July 6, 2013.

She was born in Atlanta, GA on August 17th, 1938 to the late Robert and Virginia Barrentine. Caroline grew up in Atlanta, GA, San Juan Puerto Rico and Midwest City, OK. She attended New Morgan Hill Baptist and Biltmore Baptist. She worked for Delta Airlines from 1963 to 1992 in Atlanta.

Married to Billy Gaddy who preceded her in death, she leaves behind daughters, Kari Carr, married to Chris Carr and Kathy Clift of Atlanta, GA.; grandchildren, Taylor Wise, married to Daniel, and Kelly Carr; great-grandchildren, Parker and Avery Wise.

Sisters are Peggy Dickerman, who preceded her in death and Judy Overall of Texas. Caroline had many loved relatives and friends in the Asheville area.

The friends at Four Seasons Hospice and Hospice and Pallitive care of the Charlotte Region were dear to her. Contributions to theses organizations are appreciated.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, July 10, 2013 in the chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with Reverend Dr. Ian Walker officiating.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:00 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery in Fairview.

James Funeral Home served the family locally.

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