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Carolyn Lou Hawk

July 12, 1947 — April 17, 2023

Carolyn Lou Hawk
Carolyn Lou Hawk, age 75, a resident of Carrollton, Missouri, a former resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2023, at Life Care Center of Carrollton, Carrollton, Missouri.
Carolyn was born the daughter of Francis M. Geyer and Marie Bessie (Stotts) Geyer on July 12, 1947, in Harrison County, Missouri. She was united in marriage to Russell L. Hawk on November 28, 1981, in Chillicothe, Missouri. He preceded her in death on June 17, 2022. Carolyn worked as a homemaker. She enjoyed coloring, Casey’s Pepperoni Pizza, and a McDonald’s cheeseburger from time to time. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include three brothers-in-law, Phillip Deringer and wife, Diane, of North Carolina, Leland Hawk and wife, Lucinda, of Cameron, Missouri, and Robert Hawk. Additional survivors include one sister-in-law, Paula Geyer of Carrollton, Missouri, and her family: Christy (Geyer) Thudium and husband Ian, Alexis, Zeke, Sophie, and Kendra, Kayla (Geyer) Fagen, Kohner Geyer, Travis Geyer, and Tony Geyer. Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Russell; one son, Floyd Edward Stinsher; one daughter, Angie Linnelll; and one brother, Francis Leroy Geyer.
Graveside services will be held at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Thursday, April 27, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Wednesday, April 26, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Life Care Center of Carrollton and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home P.O. Box 47 Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at .
Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home Chillicothe, Missouri.
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Wednesday, April 26, 2023

9:00am - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Lindley Funeral Home - Chillicothe

910 Washington Street, Chillicothe, MO 64601

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Thursday, April 27, 2023

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Resthaven Memorial Gardens

3140 U.S. 65, Chillicothe, MO 64601

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