Carolyn May Austin Brock

Carolyn May Austin Brock, age 64, passed away July 31 in the care of Transitions Hospice Facility, battling cancer for almost 5 years. She was born on March 6, 1951 in Coldwater, Michigan to Edwin and Frances Austin.

Preceded in death by her father Edwin Austin and survived by her mother Frances Merriman; son, Derek Honyoust, and daughter Jennifer Chappell; brothers Lawrence, Richard and Lynn Austin, and sister; Janet Smith. She leaves seven grandchildren, John, Michael, Joy, and Ben Chappell; as well as Austin, Zachary and Trinity Honyoust. She graduated from Coldwater High School in 1969 and from there nursing school, remaining a dedicated RN all her working years.

A memorial service will take place, Aug. 16, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at Celebration Church, 8700 Capital Blvd, in Raleigh.