Carolyn Vanell Sibley Bartlett

July 25, 1950 - August 6, 2013 CVB of Long Beach, CA was born to Margaret Montgomery and Van Earl Sibley. She was a graduate of Compton high school c/o 1968. She obtained a Bachelors in Nursing degree from Cal State Long Beach and a Masters in Public Health from UCLA. She was a trailblazer and strong advocate for her community as a RN in South Los Angeles. She is survived by her brother, Randolph Montgomery, her sister Barbara Jean Montgomery, her 4 children - Myiesha Taylor MD, Marquis Bartlett, Jinae' Bartlett, and Jordan Bartlett; and 5 grandchildren - Haley Carolyn, Ian William, Hana Janet, Kyla Carolyn, and Ari K'Loni.

Published in the Los Angeles Times from Oct. 15 to Oct. 17, 2013