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Carolyn Elizabeth Rodgers Thruman

England, AR, 1935 - 2010

Carolyn Elizabeth Rodgers Thurman, 74, of England, Arkansas was welcomed into heaven on August 11th, 2010. She was born to Elder Charles Rodgers and Ruth Dodd Rodgers on September 8th, 1935 in Naylor, Missouri. Carolyn was a homemaker who was known for her hospitality and cooking. She was a member of Landmark Baptist Church. During Carolyn's lifetime she was a member of the W. M. A., taught Vacation Bible School, and church pianist.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents; three sons: Robert Thurman, William David Thurman and John Charles Thurman. Carolyn leaves behind her husband of 57 years, Gordon Thurman of England, Arkansas; daughters: Teresa Bowlan of Rogers, Vickie DeLatoba of Jacksonville, Sandy Carter and her husband Jerry of England, Jamie L. Crain and her husband Brian of Jonesboro; one sister: Peggy Shemwell and her husband Ron of West Plains, Missouri; grandchildren: Matthew "Matt" Camp, Adam Camp, Andrew Bowlan, Caroline Carter, Tyler Thurman, Jonathan Crain & Kaylee Crain.
Funeral services provided by Roller England Funeral Home (501) 842-3939 will be Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at Landmark Baptist Church at 10 a.m. with Bro. Derek Combs of Jessieville, Arkansas and Bro. David Jimerson officiating. Visitation will be Friday, August 13th, 2010 at Landmark Baptist Church from 6-8 p.m. Burial will be at Crestlawn Cemetery in Conway, Arkansas at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday. The family requests that memorials be made to Life Word Ministries, P.O. Box 6, Conway, Arkansas 72033. Online guestbook:

Published August 13, 2010

Roller-England Funeral Home
202 Stuttgart Highway, P.O. Box 97, England, AR
Phone: 501-842-3939