Carole Renee Gressel, 64 of Southaven, MS passed away January 25,2021 in Olive Branch, MS. Visitation will be held Wednesday February 3rd from 6p-8p. Funeral services following on Thursday February 4th at 1pm. Both services are being held at Boulevard Baptist Church, 885 Church Road E, Southaven, MS 38671. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, Feb 23 at 11:30am in the Rotunda of West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery 4000 Forest Hill Irene Rd Memphis, TN 38125.
Carole was born in Tunica, MS and grew up in Como, MS. She spent her career life as a credit manager and bookkeeper. She was an active member of Boulevard Baptist Church where she enjoyed being a part of the women’s Bible study group. Her favorite pastimes included spending time with her family, cooking, playing Scrabble, shuffleboard, card games, bowling, gardening, camping, spending time at the lake and traveling.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Timothy Michael Gressel, her parents B.J. and Dorrie Clements and brother B.J. Clements Jr. She leaves behind two beloved children, son Chris Gressel (Beverly) and daughter Christy Peters. Five beautiful grand-children Julia Peters, Maddison Gressel, Brice Peters, Abigail Gressel and Summer Peters. Four sisters Beth Bennett, Connie Tidd, Mary Jenkins and Bonita Motto.
She will be dearly missed by her children and family.