Carolyn Floyd

January 30, 1950 - March 5, 2015
Carolyn Floyd


Carolyn Strickland Floyd, age 65 of Wilmington went home to meet her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, March 5, 2015.

Carolyn was born on January 30, 1950 in Mullins, SC, to Blease and Pauline Strickland.

Carolyn was a true and faithful Christian wife, mother and friend to many. She was a professional hairstylist working out of her home and was loved by her many customers. Carolyn was a strong support to her husband and her children in their ministries. She was a member of Gibson Avenue Baptist Church.

Carolyn is survived by her husband, Rev. Tex Floyd; daughter, Angel Kling and husband Rusty; son, Byron Floyd and wife Lori; granddaughter Paige Floyd; sisters, Margaret Summersett (James), Alice Lupo (Ray), and Debbie Bullard (Larry); brother, Vester Strickland (Carol); as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visitation for family and friends will be 1 to 3 pm Monday, March 9, 2015 at Freedom Baptist Church, 802 N. College Rd., Wilmington, NC 28405 with the Celebration of Life ceremony at 3 pm officiated by Rev. Dodd Mays.

Memorial gifts may be made to Gibson Avenue Baptist Church, 2037 Wrightsville Ave., Wilmington, NC 28403.

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  • March 06, 2015
    Emily Eldridge says:
    So very sorry for your loss. She was always smiling. Praying for you all.

  • March 07, 2015
    Martha Hales says:
    When I thought about what I could say about Carolyn, I thought of Proverbs 31. She was certainly like a precious jewel . Tex, you and all your family will certainly be in our prayers in these difficult days. We love you all. Martha ,Eb and Alex Hales

  • March 07, 2015
    Glenda Uebel says:
    There is without a doubt, one more Saint in Heaven! Mrs. Carolyn was the sweetest, kindest Christian Lady that I have ever had the pleasure to meet. She had a smile that would melt the hardest heart! She will be truly missed by all of us who loved her so deeply! Especially her precious family! God be with all of you!

  • March 07, 2015
    Glenn and Nancy says:
    We love you so. Our prayers will continue for all of you! Carolyn will be truly missed and her smile will live on. Love you, Glenn and Nancy

  • March 07, 2015
    Sherry Strickland says:
    Prayers are being lifted for strength and love for all the family through this time, Tex Angel and Byron, we love you guys.