The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


January 6, 2014

Carla McConnell

Carla Jean McConnell, 41, of Athens, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Limestone County. Mrs. McConnell was born Aug. 17, 1972, in Limestone County to Jimmy Dale Carwile and Sherry Kaye Clark Carwile.

Graveside Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lebanon Cemetery with Dan Totten and Duke Amerson officiating. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. 

She attended Truth Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Bobby McConnell Jr.; a son, Terry Dale Amerson; a daughter, Savannah McConnell; her father, Jimmy Dale Carwile and wife, Mary; two sisters, Deborah Lewis and husband, Roger, and Geri Green; and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Sherry Carwile; grandparents, Charles and Eula Clark and James and Virta Carwile.

Pallbearers  will be Terry Amerson, Joel Robinson, Roger Lewis, Larry Carwile, John Hartsfield and Shawn Amerson.

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