Carolyn Irene Foote, a long-time Coffeyville resident, passed away on July 31, 2023, at the age of 78. \n\nBorn on July 12, 1945, to Howard Marshall and Mabel Irene (Wilson) Handy. She grew up in the Dennis, Kansas area and graduated from Labette County Community High School in Altamont, Kansas. She furthered her education at Ambassador College in Pasadena, California.\n\nShe was married to the love of her life, Herschel Foote, on April 16, 1966, in Wichita, Kansas. They eventually made Coffeyville, KS home in 1975 and together they built a beautiful life until his passing in April 2011. Carolyn's loving nature was further exemplified in the warm home she created for her children and grandchildren, making everyone feel loved and cherished.\n\nShe was known for her dedicated service in her church, to her community and radiant love for her family. She was a humble, generous, and supportive woman, whose life was marked by her faith in Christ and steadfast devotion to those she cherished.\n\nCarolyn was a proud and hardworking medical records coordinator at Medicalodges, Inc. before her retirement after 30 years. Her dedication extended beyond her professional life as she was an active member at Tyro Christian Church in Tyro, Kansas, Joy Group, a volunteer Kansas State Ombudsman, TOPS group, CRMC Auxiliary Gift Shop, Ladies Home Extension Group, and Coffeyville Leadership. She enjoyed playing the piano, game nights, and found joy in connecting with people.\n\nCarolyn is survived by her daughter, Rebecca Hutcheson (son-in-law, Jeff Hutcheson) of Furlong, PA; her son, Brian Foote, of Columbus, OH; and her beloved grandchildren, Kathryn, Andrew, Logan Hutcheson, Ashleigh and Derek Foote. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard and Mabel Handy, her husband, Herschel Foote, and infant twin daughters. \n\nVisitation will be held on Wednesday, August 2, 2023, from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the David W. Barnes Funeral Home, where the family will greet friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. \n\nA visitation will also take place on Thursday, August 3, 2023, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Tyro Christian Church in Tyro, Kansas. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyro Christian Church with Evangelist David Bycroft officiating. A private family burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Coffeyville. A live stream will be available.\n\nIn lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the Tyro Christian Church Joy Group. Contributions may be left with the funeral home or mailed c/o David W. Barnes Funeral Home, 306 North Cline Road, Coffeyville, KS 67337.\n\nWe invite you to share your memories and upload photos of Carolyn on her memorial page www.dwbfh.com. Each story and picture shared will serve as a comfort to those who loved her and as a testament to her loving and supportive spirit.\n\nCarolyn's service will be livestreamed at https://dwbfh.com/obituaries/carolyn-foote or visit Carolyn's page at www.dwbfh.com and scroll down to view the livestream.\n\nDavid W. Barnes Funeral Home of Coffeyville is in charge of arrangements.