Elsie Wyatt Carobene, age 92, of Clarksville, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018, at her residence.
Elsie was born February 16, 1926, in Clarksville, TN, to the late Leonidas Wyatt and Lettie Lewis Wyatt. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. Carobene; and her two sisters, Ophia Clements and Buthel W. Beasley.
Mrs. Carobene retired from B.F. Goodrich and was a member of Madison Street United Methodist Church.
A graveside service will be held Monday, June 25, at 1:30 PM, at Greenwood Cemetery, with Rev. Jamie Mandrell officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, June 24, from 1:00 to 4:00 PM, at Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home.
Elsie is survived by her son, Joseph W. "Corky" (Betty) Carobene of Clarksville; daughter, Madeline L. (Daryl) Brown of Escalon, CA; five grandchildren, Angela Carobene (Don) Binkley, Chad (Kristin) Carobene, Tim (Gina) Brown, Joey (Gina) Brown, and Melissa (Bryan) Conroy; eight great grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Chad Carobene, Tim Brown, Ralph Mickle, Don Binkley, Ken Santinio, and John Stanley.
The family would like to express special appreciation to Kathy Moles for her care and friendship to our mother over the years. The family would also like to thank Suzanne Traughber, Amy Martin, the staff of Kindred Home Healthcare, and AseraCare Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements are entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; (931) 645-6488. Online condolences may be made at www.nealtarpleyparchman.com.