Carolyn Gideon Obituary

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Carolyn Patricia Gideon

June 6, 1935 - December 2, 2012
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Carolyn P. "Carol" Gideon, a lifelong resident of Mobile, born June 6, 1935, died peacefully at her home in Portier Place on December 2, 2012, after a five year struggle with cancer. She attended St. Mary's Catholic School, the Convent of Mercy High School and graduated from Spring Hill College with a degree in Education. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Richard P. Gideon, Sr., and Margaret McDonald Gideon and siblings, Sr. Constance, a Daughter of Charity, Margaret Gideon and Richard P. Gideon, Jr. She is survived by her sisters, Mrs. Anne G. Richardson, Fairhope, AL and Mary Frances (Jack) Sullivan of Mobile. Carol is...
Carolyn P. "Carol" Gideon, a lifelong resident of Mobile, born June 6, 1935, died peacefully at her home in Portier Place on December 2, 2012, after a five year struggle with cancer. She attended St. Mary's Catholic School, the Convent of Mercy High School and graduated from Spring Hill College with a degree in Education. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Richard P. Gideon, Sr., and Margaret McDonald Gideon and siblings, Sr. Constance, a Daughter of Charity, Margaret Gideon and Richard P. Gideon, Jr. She is survived by her sisters, Mrs. Anne G. Richardson, Fairhope, AL and Mary Frances (Jack) Sullivan of Mobile. Carol is also survived by thirteen loving nieces and nephews, Beth Schramm, Point Clear, AL, Ricky Gideon, Gonzalez, LA, David Gideon, Mobile, AL, Bill Richardson, Mobile, AL, Dan Richardson, Pawleys Island, SC, Mimi Snider and Paul Richardson, both of Fairhope, AL, John, Joe, Mike, Jim and Patricia Sullivan, of Fowl River, Point Clear, Daphne, Fairhope, and Mobile, AL, respectively, and Mrs. Mary S. Moore, Metairie, LA. Carol began her working career teaching at St. Pius X Catholic School followed by thirty-seven years in social work, retiring as a Supervisor in the Department of Human Resources for the State of Alabama. The family will receive friends in the Sarto Center at St. Pius X Catholic Church on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 10 A.M. until 11 A.M. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11 A.M. in the Church. Interment will be in Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Pius X Catholic School, the Mitchell Cancer Institute, both in Mobile, AL, City of St. Jude Research Hospital, Memphis, TN or a charity of your choice.

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