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Carolyn Heinrichs

February 2, 1943 — June 14, 2024

God called Carolyn Irene Heinrichs, 81, of Weatherford, Texas to her heavenly home on Friday, June 14, 2024 to be another beautiful angel. She was born on February 2, 1943 in Denver, Colorado to 1st Lt. Lowell Clinton Staggs and Katherine Irene (Pittman) Staggs.

Carolyn loved animals and she loved and cared for people and always put others' needs before her own. She also shared her love with food, such as, spaghetti, Betsy's vegetable pizza, and cheese enchiladas, three of her favorites next to her tapioca pudding and brownies. One of her hobbies and pastimes was coloring and playing games on her phone. Her life was living by example of kindness and compassion for others. She will be deeply missed by all that knew and loved her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Raymond Bayless; and daughter, Carrie Fitzgerald.

She is survived by her six sons, Ray Bayless, Jeff Bayless, Donny Bayless, Darel Sumrall, Derek Sumrall and wife, Betsy, and Kaleb Bayless; one daughter, Shanda Wiley Haney and husband, Eddie; grandchildren, Chris, Chelsey, Cameron, Hailey, Cheyenne, Dakota, Krystle, Tara, Breanna, Kreid, Emma, and Ethan; great-grandchildren, Nevaeh, Rylie, Gavin, Dalton, Kirstyn, and Stella; great-great grandchildren, Jeffrey and Aaron.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, June 19, 2024 at Alpine Funeral Home located at 2300 N. Sylvania Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas 76111. Graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, June 20, 2024 at Bethel Cemetery located at 3196 Bethel Road, Weatherford, Texas 76087.

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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

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Thursday, June 20, 2024

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