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Visitation

Collins Funeral Home
Monday September 14th, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

Collins Funeral Home
Monday September 14th, 2020
1:00pm

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Carolyn Sue "Tookie" Deskins

Carolyn Sue “Tookie” Deskins, 76 of Omar, WV departed this life Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 at Logan Regional Medical Center.

She was born on September 22nd, 1943 in Logan, WV to the late Boyd and Myrna (Craddock) Kirkendoll. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carroll Deskins; grandson, Derek Lonker; one brother, Frank Kirkendoll.

She was a devoted grandmother and friend to many. She had wit, beauty and a classic charm. She was loved by everyone who knew her and would always meet you with a friendly smile.

Those left to cherish her memory includes three daughters, Regina (Brad) Crites, Sonja (Carlos) Turner, and Glenna “Megan” Lonker; two brothers, Bobby (Jamie Ann) Kirkendoll and Art (Barbara) Kirkendoll; one sister, Glenna Burgess; grandchildren, Branden Crites, Kasie Crites Rubin, Sasha Deskins (Roberto) Moreno, Nicholas Turner and Amber Vidovich Sloane; great-grandchildren, Emaleigh Sloane, Christian Vidovich, Brooklyn Turner, and Kendrick Turner; and a host of nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm Monday, September 14th, 2020 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel. A visitation will begin a hour prior. Entombment will follow in Highland Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will include family and friends.


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Guestbook

YOU ARE WELL LOVED. I HAVE SPECIAL MEMORIES OF BEING FRIENDS WITH THE WHOLE FAMILY. CAROLYN AND HARDY INCLUDED ME LIKE I WAS ONE OF THEIR OWN. I HAVE NEVER KNOWN ANY OTHER FAMILY WHO MADE ME FEEL LOVED AS MUCH AS THE DESKINS FAMILY. I AM SAD FOR THE HUGH LOSS. I WILL PRAY FOR ALL OF YOU. I LOVE YOU ALL. GOD BLESS.

DAVID STAPLETON Sep 15 2020 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers for Tookie's family and friends. God Bless.

Debra Mullins Sep 13 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carolyn "Tookie" Deskins

Tammy Mahon Sep 12 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carolyn "Tookie" Deskins

Judy Mullins Sep 11 2020 12:00 AM