Carletta Obermeyer



Carletta F. Obermeyer, 83, passed away peacefully on Sunday October 7, 2018 at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital. She was born on October 2, 1935 in Newport, Kentucky to the late Charles Levi Tomlin & Ella Mae Ratliff Tomlin.

Carletta had a personality larger than life. She was an exceptional bowler, loved to read, cook, play card games, travel and watch her favorite soaps on television. Carletta will forever be remembered as a caring mother, nurturing grandmother, loving wife, sister, aunt and friend.

Left to cherish Carletta’s memory are her beloved husband of 62 years, Clifford G. Obermeyer; their children, Vicki (Jim) Manolis of Mason, OH, Ken (Therese) Obermeyer of McDonough, GA, David (Barbara) Obermeyer of Lawrenceville, GA, Janice (Joe) Machos of Lexington, SC, Philip (Robin) Obermeyer of Manalapan, NJ & Diane (Chris) Paino of Tom's River, NJ; fourteen beautiful grandchildren; one precious great-grandchild; her brother, Charles Tomlin; sisters, Sara Robinson & Sandra Grimm; as well as several nieces and nephews, a large, loving extended family and many supportive friends and neighbors.

A Celebration of Carletta’s life will be held on Saturday October 13, 2018 at 12:30PM at St. Michael Catholic Church, Cypress Ave. Garden City, SC 29576. Inurnment will follow in the church columbarium.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843-651-1440) is assisting the family with the arrangements.