Carolyn A Ocheltree (Grant) passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 19th, 2022, in her home surrounded by her loved ones.\r\nShe was the daughter of Leslie Merle Grant and Viola Mae Grant. Carolyn was born on September 14th, 1941, in Chariton Iowa where later her family relocated to Ankeny Iowa where she attended the Ankeny school district.\r\nCarolyn was survived by her four children, Vencent L. Grant (Rhonda), Shawn Rankin, Lori L. Blair (Ron) and Dee Ann Pickell (John); 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, sister, Colleen; brothers, Ron and Gary.\r\nShe was preceded in death by her parents, Leslie Merle Grant and Viola Mae Grant; her grandson Leslie Merle Grant, great granddaughter Gabriella Ann Ochoa; siblings, Connie and Bob.\r\nCarolyn enjoyed reading her bible, listening to Billy Graham, and Jim Bakker. She enjoyed watching golf with her son and watching The Alaskan Frontier, but most of all, she loved being surrounded by family and friends.\r\nWhen Carolyn walked in a room, she had to be sure everyone knew she had arrived. Her personality was infectious! She was spontaneous, energetic, loving, and blessed. Carolyn was a very strong woman and took on life with determination and grit. She will be missed dearly, but she is home with her Lord and Savior. \r\nThe service will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at Berean Assembly of God, 5299 E University Ave Pleasant Hill IA, 50327 at 2:00p.m. followed by a luncheon.\r\nFor those who are unable to attend, there will be a live stream @ Bereanhub.com (click 'Watch Live').