She was born Nov. 3, 1952, in Linton to John (Jim) and Betty (May) West.
She married Lonnie Brinson on Aug. 12, 1988.
Carol was the treasurer of Linton-Stockton School Corporation for 18 years. She enjoyed reading books and playing Texas Holdem.
Survivors include her mother, Betty West; her husband, Lonnie Brinson; one daughter, Dr. Marci Gaither of Pittsburgh, Pa.; one brother, Terry (Kathie) West of Indianapolis and one sister, Sherri (Paul) DeJong of Hokes Bluff, AL.
Carol was preceded in death by her father, Jim West.
The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Greene County Humane Society.
Friends may call at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 19.
Visitation will continue from 9 a.m. until the hour of service Saturday, Feb. 20. Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. with Brother Nick Moore officiating.
The family is following Carol's wishes with cremation.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com .