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Obituary for Carolyn Angel

Carolyn Stewart Angel Age 81 of Bedford, VA, and Pawley’s Island, SC went to be with our Heavenly Father Wednesday, October 18, 2023.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents Ernest Elwood and Thelma Christine Clemons-Stewart, brother Roger Dale Stewart, and her beloved son Lee Douglas Johnson. 

Carolyn was born on August 3, 1942, in Baltimore, MD, and grew up in Chesterfield, VA before she moved to Roanoke, VA in her early teens. She attended Jefferson High School and went on to further her education.  Carolyn worked for various law offices over the years, her most recent was at the law office of Phillips and Davis. She was a devout Christian who served God with an open heart. Her favorite times were when she was surrounded by her family and her pets, all of whom she loved deeply. She had a passion for music of all kinds. Carolyn loved to garden it brought her peace to work the ground and watch the plants grow and bloom. She was a great cook and loved taking care of her family and being at Pawley’s Island where she felt closer to her son Lee. 

 Carolyn is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Jerry Angel; daughter, Angie Stanley (Danny); daughter, Deborah Johnson; son, Jerry Angel, II (Jamie); six grandchildren, Daniel and Jason Stanley; Michaela Johnson; Hunter Keesee, Benjamin and Jerry Carter Angel; one great-grandchild Daniel Blankenship; brother Reginald “Reggie” Lantz; and her puppy Sammy along with many cousins, nieces and nephews. 

In lieu of flowers the family would like donations be made to the American Heart Association. ( 

Visitation will be held at Vinton’s Oakey’s Chapel on Monday, October 23 from 4-7 PM and the funeral service will be also held at Vinton’s Oakey’s Chapel on Tuesday, October 24 at 2PM Graveside following at Mountain View Cemetery.