Carrol B. Malsbury (1923 - 2018)

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Carrol B. Malsbury, 95 of Cottage Grove, OR passed away on October 1, 2018. She was born on September 9, 1923 in Hebron, NE to parents Edward L. and Ellen J. (McGrath) Wade.

Carrol graduated from Cottage Grove High School in 1941 then married Lowell Murry Malsbury on October 24, 1941 at her parent's home in Cottage Grove, OR. Along with her husband owned and operated Malsbury Custom Built Homes in CG, building 18 family homes. She was a homemaker, owner and operator of an in-home day care center. Carrol was an avid reader, enjoyed spending time with her family, crocheting, knitting, playing the piano & singing, gardening and loved church. She was a life-long member of the 6th & Gibbs Church of Christ and was an active assistant leader in Girl Scouts for many years.

Carrol is survived by her daughters; Barbara Hill, Pat Rue and husband Roger, Terri Ladd and husband Steve, all of Cottage Grove, OR; sister, Wilma Russum, Aurora, OR; grandchildren, Cristy and Darrin Hill, Jeff & Josh Rue, Stephanie Green, Mauri Bennett and Bekah Riddle; great-grandchildren, Sairah Hill, Ella Rue, Seth & Brayden Green, Chance, Kellen & Taylor Bennett, Jacob & Riley CarrolAnn Riddle (arriving Jan. 2019), nieces, nephews and a special cousin, Tom Shackelford. She was preceded in death by her husband, L. Murry Malsbury (1988), son-in-law, Robert Hill, brother, Warren Wade and her parents.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Living Faith Assembly, 467 S 10th St, Cottage Grove, OR 97424. Private inurnment at Fir Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Cottage Grove, PO Box 61, Cottage Grove, OR or the Diabetes Foundation. Arrangements in the care of Smith Lund Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove, OR.

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123 South 7th Street
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
(541) 942-0185
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Published in Eugene Register-Guard on Oct. 9, 2018
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