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Carolyn Major

September 30, 1951 — April 5, 2021

Carolyn Louise Major, 69 of Sharptown, was called to her eternal rest on April 5, 2021 at Tidal Health Hospital in Salisbury, Maryland. She was born on September 3, 1951 to Betty Harris of Mardela Springs, and the late Edward Benjamin Stanley.

Carolyn attended Maces Lane High School with the class of 1969.  She graduated from Plainfield High School in Plainfield, New Jersey. Carolyn worked at Air Pax, Thomas and Thomas Home Care, and various other jobs. She was dedicated to her work and to her family. She enjoyed cooking, family, and friends. Above all, she enjoyed helping others. As a child, she was a member of United Missionary Baptist Church, in Cambridge where she sang on the choir.

Those left to cherish the memory of Carolyn are her husband, Lance Major; her mother, Betty Harris; one son, Alvin Stanley (Margarita Baca); a sister-In-law, Sandra Wongus; 2 brothers-in-law: Andre Cornish and Dean Cornish; an aunt, Leona Demby; 2 uncles: Milton Cornish and Brice Cornish; her cousins: Marlene (Cookie), Jimmy Bryan, Orlando (Bunk) Marshall, Calvin Cornish, Linda Cornish; 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her father, Carolyn was preceded in death by her brother, Larry Cornish; her maternal grandparents: Charles and Inez Cornish; paternal grandparents: George and Anna Stanley.

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