Ms. Juanita Carroll, 50, of Bowling Green, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2004, at 2:36 p.m. at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.
Born July 28, 1954, in Bowling Green, Juanita was the daughter of Clarence and Alpha Jennings Carroll Sr.
Juanita volunteered at Peoples First in Bowling Green and Marshall and was an avid advocate for people with developmental disabilities. She cherished the time she spent with her family and friends.
Surviving is her father, Clarence Carroll Sr. of Bowling Green; one son, Ivan Johnson and his wife Stacey of Marshall; two grandsons, Colten and Lance Johnson of Marshall; two brothers, Raymond Carroll and his wife Becky of Bowling Green, and Clarence "Sonny" Carroll Jr. and his wife Gayle of Faber; one sister, Joyce Spegal and her husband Noahie of Bowling Green; and a lifelong companion, George W. Ploesser of Bowling Green.
She was preceded by her mother; her sister, Mary Ince; and her brother-in-law, Robert Ince.
Cremation rites were accorded and memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, at the Second Baptist Church of Bowling Green by Rev. Don Amelung. Another memorial service will be held Friday afternoon at 1 p.m. at the Fairview Community of Christ in Columbia. There is no visitation, but friends are invited to attend the memorial services. Memorials may be made to the Juanita Carroll Memorial Fund in care of Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home, 1435 State St., Quincy, Ill. 62301.
The above is a paid obituary.