Carolyn Sue Hardcastle Newman, 76, of Huntsville, died Monday, July 1, 2019, at Countryside Assisted Living in Huntsville.
She was born Monday, July 6, 1942, in Searcy, to Thomas Willis and Mabel Grace Hardcastle.
Carolyn was a Christian and a loving mother.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Mabel Hardcastle; one sister, Euedna Hardcastle; two brothers, Henry L. and Murrell N. Hardcastle; three sisters-in-law, Dorothy, Sherry and Evelyn Hardcastle; two nephews, Johnny and Tommy Hardcastle; and two grandchildren, Jessica Strait of Springdale and Jamie Nichole Goodnight of Huntsville.
She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Amanda Strait, and one daughter and son-in-law, Donna and James Goodnight, all of Huntsville; one brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Debbie Hardcastle, of Texas; two grandsons, Michael and Ryan Thomas, of Huntsville; and several nephews and nieces.
Carolyn worked many years as a nurse at the old Huntsville hospital and then at the new hospital until it closed. She then went to work at the Jet Trip convenience store, which is now the Fuel Zone. She loved people and loved to visit with anyone. The family would like to thank the staff at Countryside Assisted Living for taking care of our Mama.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Brashears Funeral Home with Dwain Houston officiating.
Pallbearers will be Larry Straight, Timmy Muller, Paul Hardcastle, Don Hardcastle, Jimmy Hardcastle and Ryan Thomas. Interment will immediately follow services at the Alabam Cemetery.
Services are entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.