Carol A. Root

Carol A. Root DeWitt Carol Ann (Clark) Root, born January 26, 1945 to Ralph and Alice (McClain) Clark, passed away on September 8, 2013. Carol retired from the State of Michigan, working over 30 years in Civil Service. She enjoyed vacationing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Carol loved her family, especially her grandchildren, dearly. She was preceded in death by her father; aunts and uncles. Surviving to cherish her memory are husband, Gary; mother, Alice Clark of East Lansing; daughter, Kim (Ryan) Begley of Holt; sons, Kevin Raines of Traverse City and Kenneth Greemore of New Hampshire; stepsons, Brian Root of Dansville and Michael Root of Arizona; grandchildren, Jacob and Zoe Begley and Brian, Logan and Ethan Root. Memorial services will take place at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 12, at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 205 E. Washington in DeWitt. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Those desiring may make contributions to the , 1755 Abbey Road, East Lansing, MI 48823, in memory of Carol Root. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at

Funeral Home

Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes
205 E Washington DeWitt, MI 48820
(517) 669-6465

Published in Lansing State Journal on Sept. 10, 2013