She was born on December 23, 1940, to the late Gene and Mary (Cox) Smoody in Pittsburgh, PA.
Carol attended the Bethel Park High School, from which she graduated in 1958.
She continued her education at the Robert Morris Business College in Pittsburgh, PA.
Using the knowledge she received from schooling she started a long career as an executive secretary, most notably working for Macy’s Department Store.
Carol was interested in things involving a creative perspective, she very much enjoyed attending craft fairs to experience the many things created by others that shared her artistic inclination.
Carol didn’t just enjoy seeing what people could do, she had her own hobby which was photography. Her photographs were impressive enough to have been published on different occasions.
Carol is survived by 2 sons: Keith (Jessica) McGurk , Jeff (Reva) McGurk; 2 granddaughters; Abigail and Sara McGurk; and 1 grandson; Isaac McGurk.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the McKinney – d’Argy Funeral Home, ltd, of Main Street in Brookville, PA.
Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family .
Online condolences and other information may be found at www.mckinneydargy.com
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