INDIAN ISLAND – Carolyn L. Massey died Dec. 6, 2012. She was born Dec. 3, 1928, a daughter of Phillip and Ruth (Dennis) Lolar of Indian Island.
As one of 12 siblings, Carolyn was born and raised on Indian Island and graduated from Old Town High School in 1946. She met and married Wilburn R. Massey of Spartanburg, S.C., in 1947. Together, they raised five children on Indian Island and in Bangor.
Carolyn was predeceased by her husband, Wilburn Massey; daughter, Barbara Ann Massey; and grandson, Michael Brownlee. She is survived by her four other children, Linda Brownlee, Laura Massey, Timothy Massey and Sidney Massey; sister, Yvonne Fitzpatrick; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The family extends a special thank you to Dennis and Judy Pehrson, the staff at Eunice Baumann Assisted Living Facility of Indian Island, and all relatives and friends who lent their support and comfort to our mother.
A Mass of Christian burial at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Indian Island, will be announced in the spring of 2013. Burial will be after at Tribal Cemetery, Indian Island. Notes of condolence may be left at www.birminghamfuneralhome.com.