Carolyn Ann Matlock (nee Deviney), passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at the age of 79.
Loving daughter of the late Ross and Bonnie Deviney (nee Dixon) was born February 10, 1939 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Loving wife for 58 years of Oscar Matlock Jr.; dear mother of Lisa (Jeff) Roszell of Columbia, Missouri and Frankfort, MI and Amanda (Darren) Darnell of St. Peters; proud grandmother of Kate (Paul) Marston of Minneapolis, MI, Courtney (fiance Chris Bowen) Roszell of St. Louis, Emily Darnell and Ann Darnell both of St. Peters; sister of Pat (Dave) Eaton of Heritage Ranch, Texas, Mary Margaret (Tom) Wiginton of Jackson, Missouri, Ginny Griffith of Pine Bluff, Arkansas and Dickie (Karen) Deviney of The Villages, Florida.
Carolyn graduated from Pine Bluff High School and after business college she became an administrative assistant for Sears and Roebuck.
Carolyn and Oscar have homes in both Chesterfield and at the Lake of the Ozarks, she enjoyed traveling to warm climates with her husband and family often spending summers at the lake cruising on the family boat "Sweet Caroline", and winters in Destin, Florida and she especially loved her special island in the sun, Abaco in the Bahamas, her "One Particular Harbor".
The family would like to express a special thanks to Becky and Mell of the Mercy Hospice Team and to her wonderful doctors, Dr. Whitcraft, Dr. Karpman and Dr. Schloss.
A Celebration of Life service will be held this summer at later date at the Lake of the Ozarks. Per her wishes, no formal service or visitation will be held. Interment private. If desired, contributions may be made to Mercy Heart Foundation, 615 S. New Ballas Road, St. Louis, MO 63141 or to the Snuggle Rescue Group, 200 Park Charles Blvd. North, St. Peters, MO 63376. Friends may sign the family’s on-line guestbook at Schrader.com.