Mrs. Carolyn H. Demby, wife of the late Olin M. Demby, passed away on March 8, 2022 with her daughter by her side. Funeral services will be Friday, March 11, 2022 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Pastor Drew Rainwater with burial to follow in the Chesterfield Cemetery. The family will greet friends Friday from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the funeral home prior to the service. The family will also be greeting friends at the house of Mrs. Dottie Pusser, 104 Hursey Dr., Chesterfield, SC 29709, between the hours of 2:00 and 5:00 PM on Wednesday and Thursday.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, our staff is committed to taking care of our guests and families that we serve. We also ask all guests and family members attending visitations and services to please continue social distancing and if desired to bring and wear a mask.
Mrs. Demby was born December 8, 1938 in Wadesboro, NC a daughter of the late George Huntley and Sara Hinson Hildreth. Mrs. Demby was a graduate of Wadesboro High School and she attended Wingate University. She was a homemaker who devoted her life to her family. In her younger years she volunteered at school, helping with class parties and chaperoning field trips. While in the nursing home, she loved attending church services and other activities, especially bingo. Carolyn was a kind, caring, and thoughtful person who always had a smile on her face and never complained about anything.
In addition to her parents, Carolyn was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Olin M. Demby; sister, Sara Jean Thompson; brother-in-law, Malcom Kent; and sister-in-law, Retha Demby Jacobs.
Survivors include her daughter, Sharon Demby of Chesterfield, SC; sister, Nancy Ann Kent of Monroe, NC; brother, George Hildreth, Jr. of Marshville, NC; brother-in-laws, Ben Thompson of Charlotte, NC, Freddie Demby of Chesterfield, SC; nieces, Monica Cole of Monroe, NC, Tonya Jacobs of Chesterfield, SC; nephews, Gregg Demby of Chesterfield, SC, David Thompson of Charlotte, NC, and Brian Thompson of Weddington, NC.
Memorials can be made in Carolyn’s memory to the Chesterfield Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 388, Chesterfield, SC 29709, or to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Demby family