Carol Fullilove, 71, of Duncan, Miss., a homemaker, retired kindergarten teacher at Clarksdale Baptist School and former owner of Coffee & More Inc., died Monday, April 23, 2018, at North Sunflower Medical Center in Ruleville, Miss.
Visitation was held Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at the Clarksdale Baptist Church in Clarksdale with a memorial service and visitation being held Thursday, April 26, 2018, at the church.
Mrs. Fullilove was devoted to her husband and family, especially her grandchildren, who were the apples of her eye. She was also a servant of the Lord and active in numerous ministries of her home church, Clarksdale Baptist.
Mrs. Fullilove is survived by her husband of 52 years, Thomas L. “Tommy” Fullilove III; son, Thomas L. "Scooter" Fullilove IV, of Alligator, Miss.; mother, Mildred Caswell Marion, of Clarksdale; brother, Charles F. Marion (Anne) of Ridgeland, Miss.; and grandchildren, Ridge Fullilove of Linn, Miss., and Alison Fullilove and Parker Fullilove, of Clarksdale.
She was preceded in death by her father, the Rev. Lucious B. Marion; son, Robert Marshall Fullilove; brother, L.B. "Chip" Marion III; and sister, Barbara Ann Marion.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Clarksdale Baptist Church.
Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale handled the arrangements.