Carolyn Lanier

November 17, 1936 - February 10, 2008
Carolyn Lanier


Sue Carolyn Lanier, 71, of Currie NC died Sunday February 10, 2008 at the Pender Memorial Hospital.

Sue was born in Columbus County the daughter of the late Samuel E. Smith and Sue Rebecca Nelson Smith. She is also predeceased by brothers Nelson Smith; Bill Smith; Raymond Smith and Herbie Smith. She was a retired employee of Del Laboratory in Burgaw.

Surviving are Husband Bennie Lanier; Daughters and their Husbands Connie and Carlos Guijarro of Wilmington; Pam and Ronnie Batson of Currie; Son and his wife Kevin and Tina Potter of Wilmington. Sisters Frances Caldwell and Judy Hufham of Wilmington; Brothers S.E Smith of Wilmington; Charles Lawson Smith of Holden Beach; Jerry Smith of Cerro Gordo; and Dawson Smith. Nine grandchildren; Nine great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 6:00 P.M Thursday February 14, 2008 at the Faith Baptist Church, 405 Shipyard Blvd. The Rev. Frank Hackworth and Dr. Charles L. Smith will officiate.

Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service 1535 S. 41st street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099


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  • February 19, 2008
    Dean Webb says:
    Cortney and Connie, I am so saddened to hear about your loss. I know how much your MawMaw means to you and for the brief time that I knew her I can certainly understand why she was thought of so highly. My thoughts and prayers are with you two and the rest of the family.

  • February 17, 2008
    Gabriel and Sherell Guijarro and Family says:
    Connie and Carlos, Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family at this time. We were saddened by the news of your loss and pray for God's blessings during this time. If we can be of any help, please let us know. Take Care, Guijarro's

  • February 12, 2008
    Teresa and Neal Broussard says:
    You and your family are in our prayers. We love you and are very sorry for your loss.

  • February 13, 2008
    Jennifer Hufham says:
    We love you, and are thinking of you during this difficult time.

  • February 12, 2008
    Myrna Brasie says:
    I am sorry to hear about the death of your mother. Myrna Brasie United College Campus Ministry