Carol Ann Gabbard

Gabbard, Carol Ann
Jan. 5, 1936 - Feb. 10, 2013
Carol Ann Gabbard, 77, of Fairview, TX, formerly of Lafayette, California, died on Feb. 10, 2013. Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Wed., at Lafayette Orinda Presbyterian Church in Lafayette, CA. Funeral arrangements by: Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow.
Carol attended the University of Cincinnati. She married James Gabbard on September 13, 1958 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Carol and James owned several Blockbuster Video Stores in California. She was a member of the Gemini II Club in California and the Lafayette Orinda Presbyterian Church. She had a love of art and travel.
Carol is survived by her children, Beth Wright and husband Rick of Plano, Texas, Grant Gabbard and wife Monica of California and Shane Gabbard of California; grandchildren, Brian Wright, Megan Wright, Austin Gabbard, Shania Gabbard; brother, Edwin Vogt of Clearwater, Florida and other loving relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Margarite Vogt and husband James and brothers, Doug and Harold Vogt.
A memorial party will follow the service at Postino's Restaurant in Lafayette. To convey condolences or to sign an online registry, please visit

Published in Herald Tribune from Mar. 15 to Mar. 16, 2013