Carolyn Faye Carr Moneyhun of LaFollette, TN (formerly of Maynardville), met her Savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, August 31, 2022. Faye was born May 5, 1936, to her parents, the late Tansy and Jeanette Smith Carr in LaFollette, TN. Faye attended Lincoln Memorial University and the University of Tennessee and graduated with a B.A. in Business Administration. After graduating, she was employed by Tennessee Eastman Kodak in Kingsport, and the TN Department of Human Services, Maynardville, where she retired. Faye was born and raised in the Fincastle Methodist church where she served as the church organist during her high school and college years and a founding member of the Methodist Youth Fellowship. She attended the First Baptist Church of Knoxville and served as a Sunday School teacher and sang with the Golden Notes. She returned to Fincastle United Methodist Church in 2014 where she was a member of the choir. Faye enjoyed traveling, especially to Hawaii, hiking, square dancing, and being with her family. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Franklin B. Moneyhun, brother-in-law, Luke Kirklin, grandparents, several aunts, uncles, and double-first cousin, David A. Carr.
Faye is survived by her devoted sister, Rebecca Carr Kirklin, step-son Brian Moneyhun, and special aunt Shirley Mynatt.
The family wishes to express a special thank you to lifetime friends JoAnn Dudley Jones, Lee Neely, DHS family: Marianne, Gail, and Debbie. The family would also like to thank her team at UT Hospice, special neighbors, Shirley and Johnny, special friends McKenzie Collins and Charlene, Schaaz caregivers: Linda and Sandy, and friends and family too many to mention.
Funeral Services Sunday, September 4, 2022, 4:00 P.M. at Fincastle United Methodist Church with Rev. Sean Kirklin and Rev. Steve Evans officiating. Interment to follow at Fincastle Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3:00 – 4:00 P.M. Sunday before funeral services. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to: Fincastle Cemetery Fund, 629 Old Middlesboro Hwy., LaFollette, TN 37766. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Carolyn Faye Carr Moneyhun.