Carolyn Sue Early

Carolyn Sue Early, 71, of Rockwood, passed away in University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville on Monday, March 25, 2013.
She was a member of Whites Creek Baptist Church in Rockwood, where she was the organist for 56 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thad Sr. and Nora Lee Early; brothers, Bobby Early and Thad Early Jr.; and sister, Joanne Burkhalter.
Survivors include brother, Donald Early (Debbie), Rockwood; sister, Margaret Baker, Rockwood; several nieces and nephews, along with a host of church and community friends.
Funeral arrangements are as follows:
Friday, March 29, in Evans Mortuary, Rockwood; visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m., funeral is at 8 p.m., with the Rev. Roger Britton officiating. Concluding and burial services will be on Saturday, March 30, in Glen Alice Cemetery, Rockwood. Family and friends will meet at 11 a.m. at the cemetery for the graveside service. In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested by the family to be made to Whites Creek Baptist Church, Rockwood.
An online registry is available for condolences at

Funeral Home

Evans Mortuary
805 North Gateway Avenue Rockwood, TN 37854
(865) 354-2600
Published in Roane County News from Mar. 28 to Mar. 29, 2013