Carolyn (Black) Landrum

March 30, 1931 ~ August 27, 2021 (age 90)


Funeral services for Carolyn Black Landrum, age 90 of Clarkesville, will be held at 12:30 PM, Monday, August 30, 2021 at Bethlehem Baptist Church.  Private interment will follow the service in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service on Monday from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM.

Mrs. Landrum passed away Friday, August 27, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on March 30, 1931, Mrs. Landrum was the daughter of the late T. Lester and Oma Gastley Black.  After graduating from Clarkesville High School in 1948, Mrs. Landrum worked for several years at Carey’s Department Store.  She then began her career with Mountain Resources and served with over 44 years of loyal service.  Mrs. Landrum was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church where she taught first grade Sunday School for 35 years.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Landrum is preceded in death by brothers Jerry Black and John Larry Black, sisters Beverly Black Coffer and Margaret Black Cruce, brothers in law Tyson Cruce, M. L. Coffer, Bill Bellisle and Dr. Charles Green.

Survivors include her husband of 63 years Everett Landrum of Clarkesville, son and daughter in law Scott and Jean Landrum of Snellville, daughters and sons in law Lane and Stan Kirk of Kennesaw and Mary and Todd McDuffie of Baldwin, brother and sister in law Jimmy and Linda Jean Black of Clarkesville, sisters Barbara Green of Clarkesville and Beth Black of Clarkesville, sisters in law Linda Gail Black (Hayward Marshall) of Clarkesville and Carol Black of Duluth, six grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.

The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to caregiver Debbie Wagoner of Homer for the love and care shown to their family during this time.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Bethlehem Baptist Church Children’s Ministry, P.O. Box 488, Clarkesville, GA 30523.

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Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville. 706-754-6256

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August 30, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hillside Memorial Chapel
5495 Highway 197 South
Clarkesville, GA 30523

Funeral Service
August 30, 2021

12:30 PM
Bethlehem Baptist Church
624 Highway 197 North
Clarkesville, GA 30523

Private Committal

Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery
624 Highway 197 North
Clarkesville, GA 30523

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