Carolyn Curtis


Mrs. Carolyn Watkinson Curtis, 85, of Parksley, wife of the late Clifton Curtis, passed away on June 26, 2023, in Parksley.

Born on June 5, 1938, in Savageville, she was the daughter of the late Hayes Watkinson and the late Cecil Ayres. Carolyn worked as a cashier for many years at Roses department store and also worked for the Eastern Shore News. She enjoyed sewing, knitting and quilting.

Carolyn is survived by a daughter, Brenda Thornton, and husband, Randy, of Parksley; a grandson, John Curtis Kilmon and his wife, Krista; and a great-grandson, Jordan Kilmon.

She was preceded in death by her son, Mark Curtis.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, June 30, 2023, at 2 p.m. from Mount Holly Cemetery with the Rev. Andy Cobb officiating.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Intrepid Hospice, or the SPCA of the Eastern Shore.

Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.

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