Carolyn Mae Bryant

Birth Date: 
Sunday, March 21, 1943
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018

ORRVILLE – Carolyn Mae Bryant, 74, of Orrville passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Orrville Point.

Carolyn was born March 21, 1943 in Shreve, the daughter of Hobart and Frances Burden Daugherty.

She had been a housekeeper at the former Horn’s Nursing Home and Townsview Terrace.  Carolyn was an active member of the River of Life Faith Christian Center in Wooster.  She loved reading, playing scrabble and singing, especially at the church.  She also enjoyed fishing, camping and spending time with her family.

Surviving are her children, Roger Matthew Dawson of Wooster, Sarah Rae Dawson of Columbus and Lila Mae Dawson of Wooster; grandchildren, Tyler Dawson and Tina Williams; great-granddaughter, Layla Dawson and her siblings, Doris (Max) Slaughter of Dalton, Wilma (Norman) Moser and Paul (Shirley) Daugherty both of Wooster and Hilda Smith of Texarkana, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her twin sister, Carol Moore Knipe.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 9-10:30 at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster.

Funeral services will be at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. with Apostle Lottie Smith officiating.  Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Zanesville at 2:45 p.m.

Those who wish may make contributions to the Alzheimers Assoc., 70 W. Streetsboro St., Suite 201, Hudson, OH 44236.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Memorial Contributions: 

Alzheimers Assoc., 70 W. Streetsboro St., Suite 201, Hudson, OH 44236


Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 9-10:30 a.m. at the funeral home


Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home


Matt, Sarah and Lila, We pray our Dear LORD will keep you all in HIS tender care at this time of your great sorrow. We are so happy to know that your Mom has great health now and is with JESUS and in HIS Tender Loving care. We know that you all are glad and happy for that too. She will always have a place in ours hearts. We love you all. Uncle Norm and aunt Wilma Lou

I was sorry to hear of Aunt Carolyn's passing. I know though that she's in a better place. My sympathies and condolences to Matt, Sarah, Lila and families.

With love from cousin Steve.

Aunt say hello to Grandma and Aunt Carol for me ok...Stevie

You were a GREAT person!!!! You spoke your mind and stayed true to yourself. You will be missed. My only regret is I didn’t get to say goodbye.

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