Carson was a senior at Lone Oak High School where she was a member of the swim team. She was a member of Lone Oak United Methodist Church. participated in the church’s youth group and in the youth group at Lone Oak First Baptist Church and was in Girl Scouts. She donated blood regularly and had signed her driver’s license to be an organ donor.
She is survived by her father, Joe Alan Oakley and wife Renee, Lone Oak; mother, Jennifer Craine Berggren and husband Eric, Visalia, Cali.; sisters, Gabrielle Oakley, Benton and Isabelle Gutierrez, Visalia, Cali.; brother Gaven Oakley, Visalia, Cali.; grandparents, Joe Pat and Judy Oakley and Beverly Craine, all of Paducah, Bobby Craine and wife Sharon, Golconda, Ill.; great-grandmother, Naomi Craine, Gilbertsville; step-grandparents Denise and Robert Lewandowski, Pahrump, Nev., Jeffrey and Clarice Berggren, Palestine, Texas, Don and Gelia Chappell and Alberta Purdy, all of Paducah annd several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, at the Lone Oak Chapel of Milner and Orr Funeral Home with Dr. Ben Boone officiating. Burial will follow at thhe Maplelawn Park Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.
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