Obituary: Carol Elizabeth McCorkle (April 22, 1944 – May 22, 2014)

By Submitted June 02, 2014 04:18 pm

Carol Elizabeth McCorkle
Carol Elizabeth McCorkle
 Carol Elizabeth McCorkle passed away on May 22, 2014, in Crescent City. She was born in Syracuse, New York, on April 22, 1944, to Nathan and Judith Shevitz. 


She worked for many years as a social worker in Del Norte County, where she lived for approximately 20 years before moving to be near her parents in Monterey, Calif. In 2010 Carol moved to Brookings, Ore., to be closer to her beloved granddaughters, Jaelyn (11) and Jordan (5). 

She is survived by her brother David (Sue) Shevitz of Chicago, Ill.; sons David McCorkle of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Dan (Jo Lynn) McCorkle of Crescent City; grandchildren Jaelyn and Jordan McCorkle of Crescent City; her dear friend, Helen Smith of Brookings, Ore.; and her fellow residents and staff at Seaview Senior Living in Brookings, Ore.

Services will be held at a later date.

— Submitted by Family