Carolyn Ann Buckley Aldredge, age 77, of Natchitoches, Louisiana, passed away Saturday, February 22, 2020, at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center. The family will receive friends at the Blanchard St Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 25, 2020, and the funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm in the Chapel. Interment will be at Memory Lawn Cemetery in Natchitoches.
Carolyn was born on January 19, 1943. She was a native of Natchitoches, graduated from Natchitoches High School and attended Northwestern State College. Carolyn loved helping young people, loved to dance, and often spoke fondly of the time she spent as the St. Mary’s dance line sponsor. She also enjoyed the many years she spent as a real estate agent before her retirement. Carolyn was known lovingly to her family as “MawMaw”, and adored her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a loving, compassionate and spunky lady, a great mother, and a good friend. She will be dearly missed.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Dessie Edwards Buckley; two brothers, Marvin and Roy Buckley; and two sisters, Mary Beth Greeson and Janet Radasinovich. She is survived by her three sons, J. Corwyn Aldredge, Jr. and wife Missy of Natchitoches, Jason K. Aldredge of Natchitoches, and J. Trevor Aldredge and wife Heather of Colfax; seven grandchildren, Justin C Aldredge and wife Stacey of Natchitoches, Ashley Brooks and husband Lawrence of West Monroe, Katie Aldredge of College Station, Texas, Austin Aldredge of North Little Rock, Arkansas, Tucker Aldredge of Alexandria, Paige Aldredge of Baton Rouge, and Drake Aldredge of Colfax; two great-grandchildren, Tate LaCour and Boston Brooks; and two brothers, Dick Buckley of Lake O’ the Pines, Texas, and Jimmy Buckley and wife Paula of Natchitoches.
Pallbearers will be Justin Aldredge, Paige Aldredge, Drake Aldredge, Lawrence Brooks, Miller Parker, and Chris Kendrick. Honorary pallbearer will be Tucker Aldredge.