Carolyn Lynn Whittaker, age 60, passed away January 18, 2023, at TriStar Horizon Medical Center.
Carolyn loved her family first. She loved her cat, baby girl, and Blu-man, which preceded her in death. She was crafty, loved candle making, sudoku and other brain games, and plants. Carolyn loved to cook and bake, with her specialty being homemade rolls. She always made sure to wish all her friends and family a Happy Birthday on Facebook.
Carolyn was born June 12, 1962 in Dickson County, TN, to the late Tyra Ermon and Betty Jo (Welch) Hicks. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Ronald Lee Hicks, Sr., and Lloyd Hicks; five sisters, Glenda Hicks, Wanda Kay Hicks, Monica Hicks, Bobbie June Hicks, and Kathy Hicks; and niece, Kellie Myers.
Those left to cherish her memory is her life partner of 21 years, Bobby Joe Dillon of Burns, TN; two sisters, Marilyn Raines of Fresno, CA, and Jennifer Hicks (Danny) of White Bluff, TN; step-son, B.J. Dillon; sister-in-law, Betty Hicks Craft (Randall) of Nashville, TN; nephew, Ronald Lee Hicks, Jr (Melissa); nieces, Tina Durham (Jeff), Kendra Browne (Blake), and Kaitlyn Wray (Geoffrey); great-nephews, Dylan Hicks, Landon Lorenc, Hudson Hicks, Cade Austin, Kaidance Northington, and Trace Hicks; great-nieces, Kuri Hicks and Ember Browne; and her best friend, Sharon Bentley (Ricky).
Visitation with the family will be Saturday, January 21, 2023 at the White Bluff Chapel of Dickson Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.; and will resume on January 22, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Funeral services will be Sunday, January 22, 2023 at the White Bluff Chapel of Dickson Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. with Interment to follow at Dickson County Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be friends and family.
Services are under the direction of Dickson Funeral Home and Cremation Center
Online condolences may be left at www.dicksonfuneralhome.com