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Carolyn Magee Honeycutt



AAFA #1225

1934 LA – 2011 LA



Photo from Greenoaks Funeral Home



Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA—Friday, 16 December 2011


            Known to most people as Carolyn, she was born Mayme Carolyn Magee on Nov. 21, 1934, in Franklinton, Washington Parish, to Myrtha Alford Magee and Tate Marvin Magee. She grew up there and graduated from Franklinton High School in 1953. After attending Northwestern Louisiana College, she enrolled in a nursing course in Baton Rouge and became a licensed practical nurse.

            She married Wilbur Cushman Lewis to whom she bore four children, Wilbur C. Lewis Jr., Lynet M. Lewis Guthrie and twins Charles E. and Carolyn E. Lewis Caron. After a divorce, she worked as a nurse at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital.

            She later met and married Julian B. Honeycutt Jr. on June 1, 1988. They resided in Baton Rouge and became active members of Broadmoor United Methodist Church and the Lamplighters Sunday School Class of the church.

            Survived by her second husband, Julian Honeycutt; three children, Lynet and husband Marc A. Guthrie, Charles Lewis, and Carolyn and Kirk Caron; and granddaughter, Brittany Nicole Metrejon.

            Preceded in death by her parents; and son, Wilbur Lewis Jr.

            Visiting at Broadmoor United Methodist Church on Monday, Dec. 19, from 9:30 a.m. until funeral service at 11 a.m. Please visit to leave condolences for the family. The family would like to thank St. Joseph's Hospice for their dedicated work. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Broadmoor United Methodist Church in Carolyn's memory.


AAFA NOTES: SSDI records confirm the birth date of Mayme C. Honeycutt (SS# issued in LA) and died 15 Dec 2011, last residence not listed.

            The funeral home memorial includes many photos.

            Carolyn and Julian were present at the 2004 meeting in Baton Rouge.

            Her Alford lineage, from her mother: Myrtha Ohlen 1903 LA1, Joseph Benjamin 1876 LA2, Seaborn Lochran 1844 LA3, John Seaborn 1807 LA4, Jacob 1761 NC5, Julius 1717 VA6, James 1687 VA7, John 1645 VA 8.