Carolyn P. Kyker

9:25 am | August 16, 2013

Carolyn P. Kyker
Mrs. Carolyn P. Kyker, 75, Jonesborough, passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, Ga.
Mrs. Kyker was born in Elizabethton and was a daughter of the late Joseph and Nannie Nave Proffitt. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee “Bob” Kyker, and nine brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Kyker was a member of Grace Brethren Church. She enjoyed music and was a member of Joy Maker Trio . She also enjoyed crafts.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Drema and Randy Ricker, Greeneville; a son and daughter-in-law, Roger and Torri Kyker, Tunnel Hill, Ga.; grandchildren, Cassie Kyker, Dustin Kyker, Justin Ricker and Joshua Ricker; a sister, Wilma Barnett; special friends, Betty Rose Kyker and Callie Laws; and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral services for Mrs. Kyker will be conducted 8 p.m. Friday, August 16, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Bob Skeen officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, prior to the service. Interment services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 17, at Grace Brethren Church Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the Kyker family online at
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, (423) 753-3821, is in charge of arrangements.


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