Mrs. Carol Jean Millstead Lane, 78, of West Jefferson, N.C., passed away Wednesday morning, June 13, 2018, at her residence.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday June 23, 2018, at 11 a.m., at Midway Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve LeaShomb officiating.

The family will receive friends after the memorial service in the Fellowship Hall on Saturday, June, 23, 2018.

Carol was born on July 3, 1939, to William Eugene Millstead and Vivian Smith Millstead in Flint, Michigan.

She survived by a son, Richard Lee Lane and wife, Jewelene; two grandchildren, Brittnie Lane and Tyler Lane and wife, Shelby; five great-grandchildren, Jaxon, Bayli, Harlee, Boden, and Fisher.

Carol married Richard George Lane on February 4, 1956, in Flint, Michigan. He preceded her in death in 2008 in Pocatello, Idaho, after 52 years of marriage. Also preceding her in death was a son, Myron Alton Bearup Lane; and five siblings, Pauletta June, David Carl, Henry Francis, Larry Kenneth, and Ernest Eugene Millstead.

Surviving are five half brothers and sisters, Sue Collins Millstead, Robert (Tammi) Millstead, Daniel (Susan) Millstead, Peggy Millstead Brown (Mark), and Thomas (Ciera) Millstead; three sisters-in-law, Marge Millstead, LaVerne Millstead, and Alice Millstead. Several nieces and nephews and a lifelong friend for over 60 years, Bettie Severt also survive.

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Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.