Carol Sue Christopher passed away July 28, 2019, after suffering with Alzheimer’s disease for the past 14 years.
Carol was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the daughter of Ione and James Stroleny. Graduating from Cedar Rapids Jefferson High School, she attended Iowa State University and studied physical education and graphic design. She graduated from Kent State University with a degree in fine arts, specializing in graphic design and photography.
She worked as a newspaper and freelance photographer for many years before taking up real estate. She worked 16 years in real estate in Michigan before retiring to Tennessee. As you can imagine, her clients all loved her.
Carol participated in synchronized swimming in high school and college. She was on the Iowa State Pom-Pom Squad, a dance line for the Pep Team. She loved photography, crafts, hiking, boating, snow skiing, golf and tennis.
Carol has lived in Iowa, Ohio, England, Texas, Michigan and Tennessee. Carol and Jim were married 52 years and have two sons, Stephen (Kim) and Chad (Liz), and three grandchildren, Cody and Savannah in California and Camille in Florida.
Private, family services were held locally. Small celebrations of life will be held in Iowa, Tennessee and Florida.
In lieu of flowers, please donate in Carol’s name to The Pat Summitt Foundation, www.patsummitt.org.
Click Funeral Home & Cremations-Tellico Village chapel is serving the family of Carol Christopher. www.clickfuneralhome.com