April 1, 2020
March 16, 1947 – March 12, 2020
Carol L. Gonzalez, 72, of Sweet Home died on March 12, 2020 with her daughter by her side.
She was born March 16, 1947 in Wright City, Okla. to Lucille Elkins and Arnold L. Thompson.
The family moved to Sweet Home when Mrs. Gonzalez was 3 years old. In Sweet Home she met and married her high school sweetheart, Thomas Holley. They had three children.
Mrs. Gonzalez is survived by her husband of 39 years, Rene G. Gonzalez; daughter Deborah and son-in-law David Linch; four sisters, Georgia and brother-in-law Don Weaver of Madras, Patricia A. Gill of Sweet Home, Laural L. Falk of Springfield, and Christine and brother-in-law Gene Sutton of Oklahoma; brother Holbert B. Thompson of Sweet Home; and many grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Steven Holley and Eric Holley.
A memorial to honor Mrs. Gonzalez’s life will be held sometime this summer.