December 8, 1936 - January 8, 2020
Carol Humphries Oliver, age 83, died on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in the Transitions Lifecare Hospice Raleigh facility, which had offered her comfort and care in her final few days. Born to Herman and Edith (Taylor) Humphries she lived her early life in the mountains of VA, attended James Madison College, and met and married her late husband Malcolm (Mac) Oliver. After starting a family, they moved to NC, added to the family and settled in Cary, NC where she has lived for the last 45 years. While nurturing her family, she also served as Convention Coordinator for the North Carolina Bar Association. She proudly loved and assisted her family in every way she could, always placing their needs above her own. During her life, she survived the death of her husband, Malcolm Oliver, a son, Eric Oliver and battled heart disease and lymphoma. Left to honor Carol and remember her strength and love are her brother and his wife David and Betsy Humphries, her sister Wynona Glover; four children and spouse, Samuel and Carole Oliver, Kimberly Oliver, Laura Oliver Harwood, Andrea Oliver Stewart; eight grandchildren and spouses Christopher Oliver, Andrew and Christine (Oliver) Masney, Kyle and Caitlin Oliver, Ashley Stewart, Kathryn Oliver, Joseph Harwood, Teresa Oliver, and Jessica Harwood; three great grand-children Justin Stewart, Lucas Masney, and Cassidy Masney. Carol was looking forward to adding an additional great grandchild in February to Kyle and Caitlin Oliver and the wedding of her granddaughter Jessica in May. A short service and celebration of her life will be held at Wake Memorial Park, 7002 Green Hope School Rd, Cary NC 27519 on Saturday January 18th, 2020 at 3 PM. In lieu of flowers Carol requested in her burial wishes that donations be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society or the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC.
Carol Humphries Oliver, age 83, died on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 in the Transitions Lifecare Hospice Raleigh facility, which had offered her comfort and care in her final few days. Born to Herman and Edith (Taylor) Humphries she lived her... View Obituary & Service Information
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