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Carolyn Ann Squirewell was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital.  Carolyn was born on June 13, 1945 in Spring Hope, North Carolina, and moved to Greensboro, North Carolina, as a young child.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Cooper and Irene Cooper Melton; step-father, Joseph Melton; daughter, Carolyn Ann Squirewell; and sibling, Celestine Cooper.  Carolyn attended public school in Greensboro and was a graduate of James B. Dudley High School, class of 1963.   On August 16, 1968, she married Roosevelt Squirewell.  From their union came four children:  twins, Victor and Vinson; Kevin; and Carolyn Ann.  Carolyn was not a stranger to work, having worked in her husband’s janitorial business, Cone Mills, Western Electric, Goodwill Industries and lastly, as a safety assistant/bus monitor for the public school system.  She grew up in Mt.  Zion United Church of God and was an active and devoted member for over sixty years.  Using her talents, she served as a youth Sunday School teacher, usher and missionary.   She was also a member of the church’s Connection Group, the Women of Zion, and the Seasoned Saints.  Despite her failing health, Carolyn continued to testify and give God praise for His blessings upon her life.  She leaves to cherish her memory and mourn her loss, her loving husband of 49 years, Roosevelt Squirewell; sons, Victor Brian Squirewell of Paterson, NJ, Vinson Ryan Squirewell of the home, and Roosevelt Kevin Squirewell (Arnita Hill) of Charlotte, NC; granddaughter, Demyiah Squirewell of Greensboro, NC; aunt, Ruth Cooper of Spring Hope, NC; special cousin, Ella Ree Arrington of Greensboro, NC and niece, Arlene Boateng.  She also leaves behind her extended family who will miss her dearly:  Joseph (Betty) Squirewell of Loganville, Georgia,  Oscola (Leroy) Smith of Columbia, SC, Lula (Bernard) Sims of Durham, NC, James Squirewell of Greensboro, NC, Estelle Chappelle of Winnsboro, SC, Maurice L. Baker of Greensboro, NC, Deborah Squirewell of High Point, NC, Miriam (Larry) Irby of Winnsboro, SC, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.  A service honoring her life will be held at Mount Zion Church of God; 705 Banner Avenue; Greensboro NC, 27401 on March 24, 2018. The visitation will begin at 1:00 pm and the service will follow at 1:30 pm. The interment will take following the service at Lakeview Memorial Park; 3600 N Ohenry Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27405.

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  • Monday, March 19, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Perry J. Brown Funeral Home
  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    My deepest sympathy for your loss and condolences to the family and friends. Time and unforseen be fall all Ecclesiasites 9:11 . God does NOT cause death right now. Our heavenly father is sending Jesus to solve all man kinds problems, by means of his kingdom coming here on Earth. Our father who is in heaven , let your kingdom come on Earth as it is in Heaven. This is a government coming . This is what it will bring, here on Earth. There will be no more death, no more pain, tears, sorrow, morning, no wars, we will be young again, he is going to bring the dead back to life here on Earth. and make a paradise here on Earth. There is more. If you interested email me at : russt122346@gmail.com. All free. So I can tell you more from the Bible. It is to comfort you. Kathy. Look up in your Bible: Matt 6:6 - 10, Dan 2:44, Rev 21:3-5, Job 33:25
    ~ Kathy   Graham, NE
  • Monday, March 19, 2018
    Deepest sympathy on the loss of Carolyn
    ~ James & Thelma Williams   Greensboro, NC
  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    Family, SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. LOOK TO THE HILLS FROM WHICH COMETH YOUR HEALTH. GOD LOVES YOU! BE ENCOURAGED.
    ~ DOLLENE EATMON 7 Rev. HC Eatmon   Raleigh, NC
  • Thursday, March 22, 2018
    Sorry to hear of the passing of your love one. You are in our prayers.Rocky Point Baptist Church,Pastor Chester Pace
    ~ John & Inez Morgan   Spring Hope, NC
  • Thursday, March 22, 2018
    Sorry to hear of the passing of your love one. You are in our prayers.Rocky Point Baptist Church,Pastor Chester Pace
    ~ John & Inez Morgan   Spring Hope, NC
  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    To the family of Carolyn Ann Cooper Squirewell. I am sorry to read about the loss of your loved one. The pain is tremendous even with the passage of time. There are scriptures in the Bible to help provide relief of grief and distress. Please read Ps 65:2 that reads "The Hearer of prayers a source of comfort in times of grief and distress.
    ~ P Land   Owings Mills, MD
  • Thursday, March 22, 2018
    I’m sorry to hear about the lose of your love one Carolyn and my deepest condolences are with you. Her passing is a painful experience for your family, however, our Heavenly Father, Jehovah offers comfort to your family and the hope of a resurrection to Carolyn. It’s a comforting to your family knowing your love one have this wonderful hope. God sent his son Jesus who gave his life in order for Carolyn to have a resurrection hope. Acts 24:25 states, “there will be a resurrection of both the righteous and unrighteous” and at that time God will remember every detail about Carolyn and bring her back. Therefore, pray to the god of all comfort, Jehovah and he will stregthen and sustain your family during this time of sorrow. ( go to JW.org for more info)
    ~ Charles Bell   Asheboro, NC
  • Saturday, March 24, 2018
    We are so sorry to hear of Carolyn Ann's passing. We Pray that the Lord will be their to strengthen you during the loss of your dear love one. May the Lord continue to be a Blessing to your family...
    ~ Dena Cooper & Family Cooper   Spring Hope, NC
  • Saturday, March 24, 2018
    We are so sorry to hear of Carolyn Ann's passing. We Pray that the Lord will be their to strengthen you during the loss of your dear love one. May the Lord continue to be a Blessing to your family...
    ~ Dena Cooper & Family Cooper   Spring Hope, NC
  • Friday, March 23, 2018
    May God's Love continue to surround and strengthen your family during during this time of loss.
    ~ Liteta Lewis Croom   Greensboro, NC