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Carolyn Jean Camden

Carolyn Jean Camden, 76, Hannibal, Mo., passed away at 12:59 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022, at her home in Hannibal.

Carolyn was born June 9, 1946, in Hannibal, to Raymond Martin and Hazel Rickey Martin. She was married to Gordon Wayne Camden on Sept. 14, 1984, in New London, Mo. He survives.

Carolyn Jean Camden

Other survivors include her children, Kent Camden, Center, Mo,; Kim Knorr (David), Palmyra, Mo.; and Brandon Brosi (Jennifer), Monroe City, Mo.; brother, Donald Martin (Kaye); sisters, Juanita Martin, Lois Wade and Diana Campbell (Lynn); nine grandchildren, Joshua Bunn (Elizabeth), Konnar Cardwell (Justin), Aden Knorr, Travin Brosi, Caridyn Brosi, Jameston Brosi, Hazelyn Brosi, Easton Brosi, and Terrison Brosi; and one great-grandchild, John “Jack” Bunn.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Ethel Adams.

Professionally, Carolyn worked as the office manager at Comprehensive Health Systems.  She also worked as bookkeeper and tax preparer.

Playing the organ and the accordion brought Carolyn joy.  She was the organist for many years at the First United Pentecostal Church in Hannibal and at the United Pentecostal Church in Palmyra.  

She enjoyed watching Hallmark movies, fishing, singing, and listening to music. She loved vacationing, and her favorite destinations were Florida and Branson.  

Most of all, Carolyn cherished her time spent with her family and grandchildren.

Carolyn was Pentecostal by faith and was most recently a member of Life Redeemed Church in Monroe City.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 22, at the United Pentecostal Church in Palmyra. Pastor Robert Axton and Rev. W.C. Willis will officiate. Burial will be at Center Cemetery in Center, Mo.

Pallbearers will be Josh Bunn, Travin Brosi, Levi Camden, Skyler Martin, Aden Knorr and Lawson Rickey.

Honorary pallbearers will be all of Carolyn’s grandchildren and her great-grandchild.

Friends and family are invited to Carolyn’s visitation that will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 21, at the United Pentecostal Church, in Palmyra.

Memorials may be made to the United Pentecostal Church in Palmyra.

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