Carol L. Provost, 66, of Springfield, IL formerly of Sacramento, CA died Thursday, May 26, 2011 at her home. She was born on July 31, 1944 in Decatur to Gerald and Margaret Patient Welch. Her parents, one brother Darrell Welch and one sister Toni Welch preceded her in death.
Carol has been a resident of Springfield since 2006 and worked as a Marketing assistant at Slakey Brothers.
Surviving are two daughters, Roneca Provost and Shannon Valencia both of Sacramento, CA, four grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two sisters, Tiara Oger of Springfield, IL and Nancy Wheeler of Gamliel, KY, two brothers, Michael (Carol) Welch of Bethany, IL and Brian (Angie) Ferguson of Dallas, TX, one uncle and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Lung Cancer Society.