Carolyn Jean Bryan Richmond, 65, of Etowah, Arkansas departed this life on Monday, April 12, 2021 in West Memphis, Arkansas. She was born on January 7, 1956 to Tom Allen Bryan and Norma Jean Coley Bryan Anderson. Carolyn had a long illness that prevented her from any of the activities that she normally liked to do, such as doing things with her family and friends. She was a big supporter of all of her nephews, that she helped raise from the day they were born. She was always helping with whatever they had going on. Carolyn loved her animals, when she had a dog or a cat, they immediately became very special to her and if they ever had babies, she wanted to keep them all. She also loved to grow and eat tomatoes and she loved to fish, sometimes she would even fish all night.
She is preceded in death by her father: Tom Allen Bryan, step-father: Kirby Anderson and one sister: Judy Bryan Lewis.
Carolyn is survived by her husband: Reggie Richmond of Keiser, Arkansas, mother: Norma Jean Bryan Anderson, one sister: Donna Bryan Adams (Hugh Lynn Adams II), three nephews: Bryan Allen Adams, Hugh Lynn Adams, III (Sterling) and Quinton Thomas Adams and one great nephew: Hugh Lynn “Early Bird” Adams, IV all from Hatcher Community near Lepanto, Arkansas. She is also survived by other family, school friends and church family, all of which Carolyn loved dearly.
Visitation will be held Friday, April 16, 2021 from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 2:00p.m. at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.
Interment will follow at Potter Memorial Cemetery in Lepanto, Arkansas.
Arkansas Department of Health recommends when you cannot social distance a mask or other face covering should be worn. Thank you for your cooperation to maintain safety while offering condolences to the family.