October 19, 1941 - November 23, 2012
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|Sondra Jansen Carraway, 71 of Dayton died Friday, November 23, 2012 in Houston. She was born October 19, 1941 in Dayton to parents Eugene “Pop” Jansen and Ruth Fingleman Jansen. Sondra grew up in Dayton and attended Dayton schools where she was a member of the DHS class of 1960. She was very talented and enjoyed painting, creating ceramics, and stained glass. Sondra was a beautician owning her own shop and she also was a real estate agent. She and her husband of over 52 years traveled extensively throughout the world on short term mission trips and had recently served at a church in the Rio Grande Valley. Sondra was a member of the Ladies IV Sunday School Class at the First Baptist Church in Dayton and had served as president of the Dayton Garden Club.
Service for Mrs. Carraway will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at Pace Stancil Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gaylon Turner officiating. Visitation is Monday evening 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Magnolia Park Cemetery. Shane Williams, Kraig King, Dave Perry, Ricky Blanchard, Fred Majors and George Holmes will serve as pallbearers
Mrs. Carraway was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Ralph Jensen. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Lowell Jan Carraway of Dayton; her daughters: Sabra King of Dayton, and Rhonda Munoz and husband Freddy of Dayton; grandchildren: Shane Williams of Virginia, Erika King of Dayton, Sarah Blanchard and husband Ricky of Mont Belvieu, and Kraig King of Virginia; three great-grandchildren: Elijah Williams Ivy, Gavin Williams, and Carter Blanchard, also numerous other family members and friends.