Carol Jean Workman, 78, of Gallipolis, died Thursday November 22, 2012, at Holzer Medical Center.
Born March 6, 1934, in Gallia County, she was the daughter of the late Roy D. and Farba Saunders Martin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Martin.
Carol was a homemaker and a member of Mina Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, where she had served as clerk for 10 years.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Ralph B. Workman of Gallipolis who she married on October 6, 1953, in Chambersburg, Ohio; a daughter, Paula Jean (Dick) King; a granddaughter, Misty Jean Roule; and a great-granddaughter, Kayla Jean Timmons all of Massachusetts. Carol is also survived by a special friend, Dora Salisbury of Gallipolis.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2012, at the Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from noon until the time of service.
An online guest registry is available at waugh-halley-wood.com.