Bernstein Funeral Home and Cremation Services

3195 Atlanta Highway, Athens, GA


Carolyn Gunter

September 27, 1945January 12, 2020

Carolyn Gunter, 74, passed away, Sunday, January 12, 2020.

She was born September 27, 1945 in Atlanta, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Velvia Bailey.

Carolyn was a member of the Oconee Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her family, especially her great-grandchildren. Carolyn loved to sew and enjoyed going antique shopping.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Bailey and a sister, Diane Pierce.

Survivors include her children, Charlotte Brockway and Frank Grimsley both of Watkinsville; two brothers, Donnie Bailey and Fred Bailey; two grandchildren, Brandy Peters and Alicia Grimsley; four great-grandchildren; Benjamin Peters, Brayden Grimsley, Payton Sosbee and Jayden Sosbee.

A celebration of Carolyn's life will be 2 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Bernstein Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Powers officiating.


  • Visitation Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • A Celebration of Life Saturday, January 18, 2020

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