Myers Funeral Home


Carol A. Null

August 18, 1934October 14, 2020

Carol A. Null, 86 of Markle went to rest with the Lord on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at her residence near Zanesville. Carol was a 1956 graduate of Central High School in Fort Wayne. She graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and from the University of Saint Francis with a master’s degree in teaching of special education students. Carol was a teacher in the East Allen County School system and also at the Red Bird Mission School in Beverly, Kentucky. She also served as a teacher’s aide in special education in the Fort Wayne Community Schools. She was a member of Zanesville United Methodist Church where she taught both Sunday school and Bible classes for the church at various times. Carol was very interested in, and committed to, the mission programs of the church. Besides serving as a volunteer teacher at the Red Bird Mission School, she also spent two years volunteering as the secretary at the Bennett Center of London, a mission agency of the Red Bird Missionary Conference. Carol also represented the church on local, district and conference mission boards.

She was born on August 18, 1934 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the daughter of the late Stanley H. and Helen E. (Straub) Guenther.

She was united in marriage to Don A. Null on June 25, 1955 at the New Haven Methodist Church. Whom she met while attending Indiana University Extension Center in Fort Wayne where they were both students.

Survivors include her husband: Don A. Null of Markle; two sons: Terry (Jill) Null of Knightstown, IN, Lyle (Cindy) Null of Markle; a daughter: Suzanne Michaels-Null of Markle; five grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother: Stanley F. Guenther.

Private family service will be held at the Zanesville United Methodist Church with Pastor Paul Rogers officiating.

The family would like friends and family to share their thoughts and memories about Carol by sending an E-mail to Pastor Paul at If from a family member, please mark that in the subject line so it can be read during the service. These will be displayed for the family to enjoy.

Private interment will take place at a later date at the Hoverstock Cemetery in Zanesville.

In lieu of flowers Carol’s wishes were memorial donations be made out Zanesville United Methodist Church Mission Programs in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770.


  • Don A. Null, Husband
  • Terry (Jill) Null, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Lyle (Cindy) Null, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Suzanne Michaels-Null, Daughter
  • Stanley H. Guenther, Father (deceased)
  • Helen E. (Straub) Guenther, Mother (deceased)
  • Stanley F. Guenther, Brother (deceased)
  • Five grandchildren and several great grandchildren

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Dale & Vicky Best

October 21, 2020

it has been a pleasure knowing Carol and Don and the family. We looked forward to the trips to Red Bird to visit and share. We have missed seeing Carol, but have many special memories.

Pam Roebuck Corbat

October 21, 2020

Prayers and hugs from the Don Roebuck Family. My mother Imogene had a memory of Carol and my dad always harassing each other and then smiling and laughing. Carol was a true gem and I’m so honored to have known her and Don. Our sympathy to the whole family. Pam Corbat

Matt and Cynthia Williams

October 20, 2020

Lyle and Family,

Our heartfelt condolences go out to you. We're keeping you close in our thoughts and prayers. May God strengthen and comfort you through this time of profound loss.

Matt and Cynthia

Keith Kilpatrick

October 20, 2020

Lyle & family,
So sorry to hear this news. May God accept Carol’s soul and heal yours at this time of great loss.
In Sympathy.

Bruce Myers

October 19, 2020

Don & Family,
I want you to know I am thinking and praying for you during this difficult time. I always enjoyed talking to you and Carol when at the funeral home along with Stanley & Helen. Carol was a well educated and served the church and her Lord well. Its been 3 years since I lost my wife Don and I know how you feel. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Bruce Myers


October 16, 2020

Uncle Don and Family...I am so sorry to hear about Carol....She was a realy good woman and will be missed by all...I remember her most as a child and she would play school with us kids...God Bless you all. Love always BUG.......Sherry


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