Carol E. O’Brien, beloved wife and mother passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010.

Carol E. O’Brien, beloved wife and mother passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010.

Mrs. O’Brien was born October 24, 1939, in Independence, Mo., and moved to Florida in 1981.

She is survived by her devoted husband of 50 years, Paul of Orlando, Fla.; son Paul Jr. (Brenda) of Orlando, Fla.; daughters Sherry (Clint) Farley of Port St. John, Fla., and Terry (Mike) Shadix of Sorrento, Fla.; nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren; brother Lewis V. Maxon of Blue Springs, Mo.; sisters Judy Webber of Oak Grove, Mo., and Patricia Sharp of Independence, Mo.

Visitation will be held Sunday, October 3, 2010, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Loomis Family Funeral Home Chapel.  

Funeral Services will be held Monday, October 4, 2010, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Orlando, Henry Chapel, 3000 S. John Young Parkway, Orlando, Fla. 32805.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Central Florida Affiliate, 1350 Orange Avenue, Suite 260, Winter Park, Fla. 32789 (www.komencentralflorida.org).

Arrangements have been entrusted to Loomis Family Funeral Home, 407-880-1007.

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