Carole Lee (Kelly) Carnagey longtime resident of Hominy, Oklahoma, passed away at her home on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at the age of 70 years old.
Kelly was born July 14, 1946, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of Aaron Eugene and Reatha Lucille (Spyres) Wilson. Kelly was raised and received her education in Collinsville later graduating with the Class of 1964. Following her graduation, Kelly accepted a position with Sun Oil Company. Kelly remained working for Sun Oil until the mid-1970’s. At that time Kelly became a stay at home mother and in 1974, moved to Hominy, Oklahoma. In 1984, Kelly began working for the Osage County District Attorney’s office. On April 4, 1986, Kelly was united in marriage to Robert Lewis Carnagey. Kelly later began working at the DA’s office and then retired in 2008.
Kelly loved to read. She was also very interested in genealogy and took a trip to Ireland to do some research on her lineage. Kelly always looked forward to Christmas and enjoyed hosting Bunko parties with her friends. During Christmas, Kelly was also known to go all out celebrating and decorating for the occasion. Two of her most memorable trips she took with Bob was the one to Ireland and the cruise to Alaska. Kelly served as a mentor to many children as a Sunday School teacher during the time her children were growing up.
Survivors are her son Jon T. Hartman and his wife Jennifer of Hominy, Oklahoma, four daughters Lisa Carnagey of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Lori Lane and her husband Terry of Mulvane, Kansas, Jennifer Burnett and her husband Lee of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, Mary Jo Carnagey of Glenpool, Oklahoma; one sister Sharol Messmore of Henryetta, Oklahoma; twin brother Gerald Wilson of Henryetta, Oklahoma, ten grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends that will mourn her passing. Kelly was preceded in death by her parents and husband Robert Carnagey on September 12, 2015.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday at the A.J. Powell Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Mark Formby officiating. Burial of the cremated remains will be under the direction of Chapman-Black Funeral Home. Friends may share a memory with the family online at www.chapman-black.com.