Carolyn Corn Dockery, age 83, of Young Harris, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2023, at Chatuge Regional Nursing Home in Hiawassee. Carolyn was born to the late Mr. and Mrs. C.D. and Winnie (Miles) Corn on March 27, 1939, in Murphy, North Carolina. She lived in Bonifay, Florida, and was a bookkeeper, working for Arnold Lumber Company and CND Pontiac. Carolyn was the first female school board member in Holmes County, Florida. She enjoyed traveling and cooking in her spare time.
Carolyn is preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Dockery of Murphy North Carolina, and her above-mentioned parents. She leaves behind her children and their spouses, Charles "Chuck" and Penny Dockery, Jeff and Teresa Dockery, Lisa and Freddie Padgett; sisters, Evelyn Shropshire, Margaret and Johnny Weathersby; brother, Eddy and Georgia Corn; and seven grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren.
Graveside Service: Saturday, March 4, 2023, at 11:00 AM at Old Union Cemetery in Young Harris, with Rev. Dennis Miles