Carleen C. Webb
Published 11:26 am Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Matthew 25-21: “Well done, thou good and faithful servant…Enter thou into the joy of thy Lord.”
Carleen C. Webb, 88, Church Hill, Tenn., went home to be with her Lord, Sunday, March 26, 2023, at Holston Valley Hospital, Kingsport. She was born April 28, 1934 in Newland, N.C., to the late Alfred P. and Hester Lewis Calhoun.
Carleen was a 1953 graduate of Newland High School. She had lived in the Kingsport area for a number of years. She was the Pre-need Counselor at Memorial Funeral Chapel, Elizabethton, for several years. She had worked with various funeral homes in the area in pre-need planning. Prior to that she was employed as a bookkeeper and in accounting for over 25 years. She was employed at the Kingsport Press for eight years.
Carleen was a member of the Spoken Word Fellowship in Johnson City. In her earlier years she loved to sing and travel.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four sisters, Thelma Bennett, Alba and Georgia Calhoun and Hattie Benton; six brothers, Willie, Gurney, Tilford, Max, Ned and Ray Calhoun; and four sisters-in-law, Bertha Calhoun, Evelyn Calhoun, Dora Calhoun and Helen Calhoun.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Paul Webb; a very special brother and sister-in-law, Albee David and Mable Calhoun, Kingsport, and Carlos Calhoun, Newland, N.C.; a special niece, Roma Baker and husband Hal, Gate City, Va.; a special niece, Eyvonne Faucette, Brown Summit, N.C.; and a special nephew, Tim Calhoun and wife Jennifer and their children, Christian, Zachary and Leah, all of Fall Branch. Also, several other nieces and nephews, all of whom she loved very much; a host of friends and neighbors; employees of Memorial Funeral Chapel; and special friends, Jeanette Clark and Beth Campbell.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 30, at Memorial Funeral Chapel, Elizabethton, with Brother Steve Wilson and Brother George Smith officiating. The eulogy will be given by Grace Calhoun. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, March 31, in the Ashley Chapel Cemetery, Newland, N.C. Music will be provided by the Roberts family. Active pallbearers will be Tim Calhoun, Christian Calhoun, Zachary Calhoun, Allen Calhoun, Kenny Calhoun, Rodney Baker and Colton Faucette. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 12:45 p.m. Friday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel, 212 N. Main Street, Elizabethton, is serving the Webb family.