Sylvia Blaine Carroll
Sylvia Blaine Carroll
  • October 2, 1930 - December 12, 2017
  • Rockwall, Texas

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Sylvia Blaine Carroll was born in the beautiful mountains of Tennessee on October 2, 1930 to Jack and Mary Debity. She married Chester Payne and moved to Dallas Texas in 1949. She married Clyde Carroll in August 1963. They were married until his death in 2002. Sylvia passed away peacefully after a brief illness in the early morning of December 12, 2017 surrounded by family at the age of 87 years, 2 months and 10 days. She is survived by daughter, Glenda Hume (Bobby), son, Jackie Payne (Dayna), granddaughter, Julie Carpenter (Joe), grandson, Kurt Payne (Bethany), great grandson’s Christopher and Michael Chang, 3 brothers, 2 sisters and numerous nieces and nephews. Sylvia worked the majority of her life at Ripley’s Shirt Company in Dallas, Tx. She retired after 40+ years and moved to Rockwall, Tx to be near her daughter. She never forgot her Tennessee roots or family and visited as often as she could. She loved to travel and visit family. Everyone loved her cornbread, hot water cornbread, homemade tamales and homemade corny dogs. She was respected and loved by all and we will miss her so very much.