LUMBERTON — Carolyn Barton Oxendine, 64, of 87 Pinwheel Circle, Lumberton, passed this earthly life into her eternal life with Christ on the 4th day of Feb. 2014 at Duke Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Smyrna Baptist Church, the Revs. Carl A. Pevia and Shelly Dial officiating. Burial will follow in the Robeson Memorial Park.
She was born in Robeson County on May 7, 1949, to the late Henry Barton and Mary Bell Godwin Barton.
Carolyn is survived by her husband, Willie Oxendine Jr. of the home; four daughters, Michelle Barton Kline (Lloyd), Sharon Oxendine Locklear, Rena Oxendine Chavis and Karen Oxendine Olson (William); four brothers, Harold Barton (Wanda), Howard Barton (Montina), Donald Barton and Darrel Barton; three sisters, Jo Anne Oxendine (Thomas), Helen Hagan and Gearldine Hunt (Gary); 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. She also leaves to cherish her memoirs three very special friends, Mary Mitchell, Dorothy Hunt and Henry Lynn Oxendine, and a host of friends and relatives.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Smyrna Baptist Church.