Karen E. Baynard, age 52, of Leon Road, Ellenboro, NC, passed away Monday, April 16, 2012.
Karen was born July 29, 1959 in Rutherford County, NC to the late Cecil Leon Earley and Jennie Guffey Earley. She worked as a CNA for several years and was a member of M & T Ministries. She loved all kinds of craftwork.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one daughter, Mandy Baynard Warren and her grandfather, Roy Earley.
Survivors include her husband, Bobby G. Baynard; two sons, Richie Leon Norwood and fiancée, Amy Garrett of Caroleen and Roy Neil Norwood and wife, Mary of Lexington, TN; one brother, Danny Vassey and wife, Linda of Bostic. She is also survived by one grandson, John Luke Norwood and four aunts, Joyce Honeycutt and husband, Paul, Joann Conner and husband, Wayne, Alice Earley and Hazel Earley.
Funeral services were conducted at the Harrelson Funeral Chapel Reverend Mark McFarland and Reverend James Haggin officiating.
Harrelson Funeral Home is caring for the Baynard Family.