GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Tessie Startz Carroll, 88, of Waco, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8, at Stacy-Wilkins Chapel with Terry Wright officiating. Burial will follow at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery.
She died Monday, June 4, 2007, at Providence Health Center in Waco.
She was born Sept. 10, 1918, in San Saba to Charlie and Winisfred Woods Startz. On April 23, 1941, she was married to Samuel Nathan Carroll in San Saba.
Survivors include her daughters, Teresa Tillery of Crawford and Nancy Wyatt of Waco; son, Mikey Carroll of Havre de Grace, Md.; sister, Cozett Tyler of San Saba; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one brother, Charlie Startz Jr.