Davina Leah Carroll, age 55, of Crestview, passed away Thursday, September 15, at her home. She was born on July 12, 1967 in Niceville where she was raised and lived until moving to Crestview in 1993. A 1983 graduate of Niceville High School, she continued her education and received her Bachelor’s Degree from FSU. After college, her teaching career began at Rocky Bayou Christian School, where she taught for two years, before joining the Okaloosa County School District during the 1992-93 School Year. Mrs. Carroll taught at Richbourg and then transferred to Crestview High School. She was a dedicated teacher who loved kids.
She was a faithful and active member of Hope City Community Church, where she served on the welcoming committee.
Her true passion was being NANA to her grandkids. Playing, laughing or simply cuddling was the center of her life.
Mrs. Carroll was preceded in death by her father David Edwin Isaac.
She is survived by her husband of 19 years Robert Carroll
Her mother Esther Anita Isaac
4 daughters Ashlynn Smith (Jacob), Aleisha Roberts (Tyler), Catherine Schlick (Kyle), Amanda Butler (Jeffrey)
2 brothers Nathan Isaac (Charlene), Charles Eldridge (Sally)
8 grandchildren Silvia, T.C., Naomi, Esther, Ryleigh, Jackson, Marcus, Donovan
A Celebration of her Life will be held at 5:00PM, Wednesday, September 21, from the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service, with Pastor Josh Neel officiating. A private burial will follow at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Brackney Funeral Service, Crestview, is entrusted with arrangements.