Carolyn Erwin (72 )of LaBelle, Florida; September 9, 1946 – August 17, 2019, Carolyn Erwin, of LaBelle, FL; N. Fort Myers, FL, and Murphy, NC, passed from life on August 17, 2019, as a result of an automobile accident in Cape Coral, FL. She was a loving Wife, Mother, Granny, Great Granny, Sister, Aunt, and Beloved Friend. She was born in Jennings, FL in 1946. Carolyn moved to Fort Myers in 3rd grade. She married William Erwin in 1964 and they raised 3 children together in North Fort Myers. Carolyn’s children, Bill, Shealia, and Heather were her pride and joy.
Carolyn worked and retired from Lee Memorial Hospital as a respiratory therapist. She is preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Bill Erwin.
She is survived by her son William Joseph Erwin, Jr. (Stacey) of Cape Coral; 2 daughters, Shealia Erwin (Martha) of NC, Heather Holt of LaBelle, 6 grandchildren Shane Erwin, Austin Holt, Aydin Holt, Austin Werst, Tyler Poling and Jordyn Poling, & 3 Great-grandchildren, Cayden, Riley, and Bristyl. By her brother Marshall Mc Donald.
Carolyn devoted her life to taking care of everyone. She especially enjoyed baking for family and friends, gardening, and was an avid book collector and reader. She was known to be the family historian with a wealth of knowledge. Words to describe our Mom: Loving, Intelligent, Strong, Hard Working, Generous, and yes, Ornery. We will love her with all of our hearts and will miss her forever.
A memorial service will be held Friday, August 23 at First Baptist Church, 330 N. Main Street, LaBelle, FL 33935. Gathering of Family and Friends will begin at 10 a.m. followed by the Memorial Service at 11 a.m. Please keep this family in your prayers.
Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home – LaBelle.