Carolyn DeVane Hardie

July 24, 1933 - September 15, 2020
Carolyn DeVane Hardie


Mrs. Carolyn DeVane Hardie 87, of Wilmington passed away September 15, 2020.

Carolyn was born in Bladen County on July 24, 1933 the daughter of the late Thomas Jonathan DeVane and Estelle Louise Brown DeVane. She was also preceded in death by a son Joseph (Denny), brothers T.J; Wesley; Durwood; and Doug DeVane, sister, Vera Smith.

In 1969 Carolyn attended nursing school and went on to a wonderful 30 year career at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, retiring in 1997. In her spare time she could be seen bowling and when not on the lanes at the bowling alley she loved quilting, dogs and sitting at the dog park.

Surviving are sons, Wayne Dennis of Burgaw; Carroll Barnhill and wife Renee of Leland, daughters Debbie Berry of Hayes, VA; and Rosemary Midgette and husband Ricky of Wilmington, sister Josephine Kelly and husband John of Castle Hayne, nine grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at Wilmington Funeral Chapel on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 2:00 PM.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099

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