COLBERT - Sybil Carey Schoyen, 83, passed away peacefully, Friday, November 18, 2011.
A native of Danielsville, Madison County, she was the daughter of the late Dewey Little and Ellene Martin Carey and was preceded in death by two sisters, Gladys Carey and Ferrol Tyner. Mrs. Schoyen was the widow of Gerald Hjalmar Schoyen and was a loving wife and mother. She was an O.R. Technician at Scottish Rite Eastlake and Georgia Regional.
Survivors include her children, Karen Sirmans (Mike), Snellville, and Jeff Schoyen (Sachi Murasugi), Salisbury, Md.; grandchildren, Chris (Lynn) Sirmans, Kelly (Daniel) Winn, Miyuki Schoyen and Teiji Schoyen; great-grandchildren, Nathaniel, Kirklynn and Ryleigh Sirmans and Maya Winn; sisters, Marie Young, Gainesville, Fla. and Linda Wickliffe, Colbert; brothers, Wallace Carey, McDonough, Martin Carey, Bowman, Larion Carey, Starr, S.C., Ross Carey, Colbert, and Raleigh Carey, Hull.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 22, at 11 a.m. at Lord and Stephens Chapel, Danielsville with the Revs. Hugh Hendrickson and Jim Haralson officiating. Interment will follow at Colbert Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Tony Carey, Mark Carey, Greg Carey, Brent Carey, Kola Payne, Chris Carey, Michael Carey and Daniel Winn.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, November 22, from 10 until 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Scottish Rite Hospital, and/or the Colbert United Methodist Church.
Lord and Stephens, Danielsville is in charge of arrangements.