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Cornelia Marshbanks Carnell

February 24, 1936 ~ September 15, 2017 (age 81)

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Cornelia Dympna "Connie" Marshbanks Carnell, 81, of Greenville, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, September 15, 2017.

Born in Greenville, she was a daughter of the late George Washington and Helen Francis Marshbanks .

She was member of Forestville Baptist Church and was retired.

She is survived by a daughter, Janet "Jan" Gilstrap and her husband Ron of Marietta; a son, Mike Bridwell of Easley; grandchildren, Madison and her husband James Smith of Marietta, Amy and her husband Dustin Dalon of Columbus,Ohio, Julie Anne Jennings of Marietta, Kennedy L. Gilstrap of Marietta , Kyle Gilstrap and Stephen of Virginia Beach, VA., Derrick Gilstrap and wife Angie of Easley, Jared and his wife Jamie Bridwell of Easley, Rebecca Bridwell of Easley, and Michelle Bridwell of Myrtle Beach; great grandchildren, Courteney and Sierra Gilstrap, Caitlyn, Addison and Teagan Dalon, Gabriel Jennings, Skylonn Smith, Elizabeth Richardson and Isaiah Bridwell; four brothers, Douglas and his wife Sarah Marshbanks of Taylors, Andrew and his wife Jeanette Marshbanks of Easley, Larry Marshbanks of Greenville, and John and his wife Kathy Marshbanks of Greenville; and a sister Lib and her husband Dennis Wellmon of Greer; best friend and caregiver Terri Roy.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Jay Carnell and a brother, Waymon Marshbanks.

A visitation will be held September 22, 2017 at Forestville Baptist Church from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Washington Avenue Baptist Church Youth Program, 200 N. Washington Ave., Greenville, SC 29611.

Cemetery Details

Forestville Baptist Church Cemetery
2 Old McElhany Road
Greenville, SC, 29617


SEP 22. 12:45 PM - 01:45 PM

Forestville Baptist Church

2 Old McElhaney Road

Greenville, SC, US, 29617

Funeral Service

SEP 22. 02:00 PM

Forestville Baptist Church

2 Old McElhaney Road

Greenville, SC, US, 29617

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