Carol Ann Naegely Clearman



Carol Ann Naegely Clearman, 73, of Burgaw, NC and formerly of Elmira, NY passed gently from her earthly life to her eternal rest on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center in Wilmington, NC.

She was born December 11, 1944 in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Phyllis Learn Naegely and the late Kenneth Dean Naegely. Carol was predeceased by her husband, Calvin Clearman.

In addition to her mother, Carol is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Edwards; sons, Steven Barton, Bruce Barton, Kenneth Smith, and Thomas Smith (Crystal); grandchildren, Steve Barton, Jonathan Barton (Denise), Krystal Barton, Zayden Barton, Christopher Edwards (Amber), Kaelyn Barton, Kenneth Smith II, Shane Smith, Haley Smith, Michael Smith; brothers, Bob Naegely (Flory) and Tom Naegely (Sue): and many extended family and friends.

Carol attended Erie Community College in Buffalo, NY. She was retired from Pender County Health Department after working for over 25 years. For the past several years Carol has attended Burgaw Baptist Church where she was very active until her health began declining.

Carol was a kind and gentle lady who loved her Lord, her family and her church family.
She enjoyed knitting, scrapbooking, photography, and most important of all spending time with her beloved family. Her sweet, sweet smile, caring manner and gentle spirit is cherished and will not be forgotten

The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel.

Funeral service will be 11:00am Friday, March 9, 2018 at Burgaw Baptist Church with The Reverend Tom Canady officiating. Burial will follow in Herrings Chapel UMC Church Cemetery.

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Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw.