Carolyn LaVon Boone, 55, of Elyria, passed away peacefully Friday, February 21, 2014, in her home following a long illness. She was born in Elyria in 1958 and was a graduate of Elyria West high school, class of 1976.
She then moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 1989, where she opened a children care center. Ms. Boone had also worked for U.S. Steel Corporation, in Lorain as a general laborer. Ms. Boone was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, of Elyria. She enjoyed reading, cooking and spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by her sisters, Dollie Davis, Evonne (Larry) Coxy, Vernell Boone, all of Elyria; brothers, Dariel Boone, Richard (Marla) Boone, both of Elyria, Gerry Boone of Atlanta, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by parents, Lico and Vernice Boone; brothers, J.L. Boone, Daniel D. Boone, James E. Boone; sisters, Vickie Ann Boone, Shirley Ruth Boone; and both maternal and paternal grandparents.
There will be no public services.
Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., 127 West Bridge Street, Elyria, Ohio 440-322-7788