Carol was born on October 30, 1949 in Muskogee, OK to Lovett and Bernice (Pilkington) Cockreham and passed away on January 14, 2013 in Muskogee, OK. She attended school at Houston Elementary, Alice Robertson Jr. High and graduated from Central High School with the class of 1968. Carol continued her education at Northeastern State University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and also a B.S. Degree in Social Work. She began her career at Taft Juvenile Center and then moved on to her lifelong career as a Social Worker for the Oklahoma State Department of Human Services from where she retired.
Carol enjoyed the later years of her life years of her life as a homemaker and loved cooking. She had served on the Board of Directors at P.A.W.S. and loved her animals so much especially her dogs. Carol was a wonderful, loving and loyal friend to many.
Carol is survived by her husband Jerome White of the home; sister in-law Lisa Scott and her son Dustin Dailey; brother in-law Reed White and his daughter Chelcy White; sister in-law Sandy Strickland and her husband Audie and their children Haley, Abbey and Steve; cousin Phillip Pilkington. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to P.A.W.S. or Coins for Critters in memory of Carol.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Monday January 21, 2013 at Memorial Park Mausoleum with Mr. Bill Crow officiating. Funeral service arrangements are under the direction of Bradley Funeral Service. Friends may send condolences to the family at www.bradleyfuneralservice.com