Carolyn Brown VanDerveer

Carolyn Brown VanDerveer


Carolyn Brown VanDerveer, age 71, of Biscoe, passed away peacefully at her home in Biscoe on Sunday, July 24, 2022.

Carolyn was born November 26, 1951 in Brunswick County to Luther Calvin Brown and Missouri Nelson Brown. Carolyn worked for many years with VanDerveer Gas Company and Sandy Ridge Assisted Living. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Biscoe.

Carolyn is survived by her husband, Harold VanDerveer Jr. of the home; one daughter: Kim Efird (Patrick) of Biscoe; one son: David VanDerveer (Tammy) of Biscoe; one sister: Mary Greene of Troy; two brothers: Tommy Brown of Asheboro and Calvin Brown of Dade City, Florida; grandchildren: Lydia, Maddie, Trey, Pierce Cooper, Leo, Amber; great-grandchildren: Kaylee and Harper.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

A visitation service was held Tuesday, July 26, 2022, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Family Life Center at Southside Baptist Church, 125 Cedar Creek Rd., Biscoe.  A graveside service will be held Wednesday, July 27, 2022, 10 a.m., at Biscoe Cemetery, with the Rev. Jamie Sink officiating.

Memorials may be made to VanDerveer Family Foundation, 3737 Glenwood Ave. #460, Raleigh, NC 27612.

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Phillips Funeral Home is serving the family of Carolyn VanDerveer.