Betty J. Carroll

Published 7:48 pm Saturday, August 26, 2017

Betty J. Carroll died Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, at The Olive Branch Nursing Home in Tallulah, La.  She was 92.

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, she had been a resident of Vicksburg for a number of years.  Mrs. Carroll was employed in clothing retail sales until her retirement.

She is survived by two sons, Billy R. Carroll (Kathy) and J. W. Carroll (Elaine); and a daughter, Bunny Stringer (H.B); she is also survived by a son in law, Donald Muirhead

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Mrs. Carroll is survived by nine grandchildren, Lisa Thorne (Randy), Michelle McRaney, Johnny Stringer (Jennifer), Don Muirhead, Charlie Carroll, Kristy Wilkinson (Andy), Jaye Carroll, Kacey Richmond (Richard), Megan Roberts (Dustin); and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, John C. Carroll; daughter, Jean Muirhead; son, Jimmy Carroll; and two grandsons, Joey Carroll and Ray Carroll.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, at Riles Funeral Home with visitation from 9:30 until the service.  Burial will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.