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Carolyn Williams

February 7, 1936 — June 30, 2021


On June 30, 2021 Carolyn Fern Bradley-Barnhill Williams, of Filer, Idaho went home to God at the age of 85. She was born on February 7, 1936 in Vallejo, California to LaVella Francis Shore-Bradley and Victor Allen Bradly. She had an older brother, Walter Clair Bradley and later a younger brother, Allen Keith Bradley.

Raised in Napa, California, and at the age of 17 she married Billy LaVaughn Barnhill on March 28, 1953. They raised four children, and all were members of the Church of Christ in Napa, California. Billy passed on July 23, 1990 at the age of 57. Carolyn later married Dale Williams and they enjoyed 29 years of marriage.

Carolyn was a full-time homemaker for 20 years before she started working as a school bus driver. She drove for Napa Valley Untied School District for 24 years. She retired from driving and spent her last 24 years as a full-time homemaker again.

Carolyn is survived by her husband, Dale of Filer, Idaho; brother, Allen Bradley of Folsom, California; daughters, Lisa Harris of Buhl, Idaho; Becky Chase of Eden, Idaho; Gina Renfro of Lodi, California; son, Randy Barnhill of Amarillo, Texas; 7 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; and three generations of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, August 28, 2021 at the Church of Christ, 829 North Broadway Buhl, Idaho.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family on Carolyn’s memorial webpage at

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Saturday, August 28, 2021

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