Carolyn K. McCoury, 79, of San Saba, passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2009 at Austin Heart Hospital in Austin, Texas. She was born September 29, 1930 in Bell County, Texas, the daughter of Will G. Kirkpatrick and Ida Hamilton Kirkpatrick. Carolyn Allie Kirkpatrick and Billie Bub McCoury were married on April 15, 1950 in San Saba, Texas. She attended the Bend United Methodist Church. Carolyn was a member of Gideons Ladies Aux., San Saba Historical Commission, Fellowship of Christian Women, Bend United Methodist Church and the prayer chain.
Carolyn is survived by her husband, Billie Bub McCoury; her sons, Gregg McCoury and his wife, LaVada of San Saba, and Steven McCoury and his wife, Karen of Chappel; her grandchildren, Michelle McCoury Lock and her husband, Jeremiah of Blackjack; Waylon McCoury and his wife, Sarah of San Saba; Ryan McCoury and his wife, Ashley of Merkel; Joshua McCoury of Baytown, and Weston McCoury of San Saba; her great-grandchildren, Mahaila McCoury, Ross McCoury, Breck McCoury, Logan Lock, Colton McCoury and Jenna McCoury and several nieces and nephews.
Carolyn is preceded in death by her parents.
Services were held at the First United Methodist Church on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at 10:00 A.M. with Rev. Don Graham Officiating and Rev. Celia Kitchens.
The family received friends at the Howell-Doran Funeral Home on Monday, November 9th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Interment followed at the Chappel Cemetery.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Gideons and San Saba County EMS.
Funeral Services under the direction of Howell-Doran Funeral Home.