Carolyn Jane Hickman, 58 - Spencer

Carolyn Jane Hickman, 58, of Spencer, West Virginia, died Thursday, November 13, 2008, in Roane General Hospital, Spencer, after an extended illness.

She was born January 2, 1950, in Spencer, a daughter of the late Raymond and Flossie Blosser.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rader Hickman; a sister, Darcas Blosser; two brothers, Dorsie Blosser and Carl "Red" Blosser.

Carolyn was a homemaker and mother. She was a long time Red Cross donor.

Survivors include three daughters, Melissa Ray of Walton, Tina Miller of Left Hand and Elizabeth Gray of Spencer; two sons, Harold Collins of Walton and William Sterling of Pennsylvania; two sisters, Gatha Greathouse of Peniel and Dottie Boggs of Left Hand; one brother, Joe Wilson of Spencer; eight grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held Monday, November 17 at 11:00 a.m. in the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Darrell Alvis officiating. Burial will be in the Smith Cemetery, Clover.

Friends may call Sunday, November 16 from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home.