Carroll Jean “C.J.” Eskew

November 2, 2016

Carroll Jean “C.J.” Eskew, 72, of Windfall, formerly of Kirklin and Tipton areas, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie.

She was born on April 25, 1944 in Frankfort to Charles and Dorthea (Hamm) Wilcurt.  She married John Robert Eskew in 1983 and he survives.  She attended school in Kirklin and worked as a housekeeper and residential painter.  She was also a truck driver.  She was a “Jean of all trades” and a natural artist that could paint anything.  She was a “hands on” person who wasn’t afraid to tackle any project from art to a carburetor.  She will be remembered mostly for being loving and witty.

Memorial donations may be made in C.J.’s honor to the Leukemia Society with envelopes available at the funeral home.

Visitation and Services

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, November 7, 2016 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center in Frankfort.  Friends may visit from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Survived by:

Survivors include her Children: Tammy (Steve) Allen of Frankfort, Joni Morgan of Windfall, Johnna (John) Galvan of Frankfort, and John (Crissi) Edens Jr. of Lebanon; Sisters: Edith Clemons of Kokomo and Rosemary Allen of Alabama; Grandchildren: Josh (Jennifer) Edens of Frankfort, Michelle (Josh) Collins of Frankfort, Cody (Sarah) Allen of Rochester, Daniel Allen of Frankfort, Courtney Chambers of Elwood, Shaila Chambers of Elwood, Justin Tishner of Windfall, Jeremiah (Nicole) Galvan of Frankfort, Jackie (Chad) Grabeel of Frankfort, Maria Zuniga of Lebanon, and Francesca Edens of Lebanon; and 19 Great-Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her Parents, Son:  Roy Steven Yeadon “Fast Ed” and her Brother:  Charles Wilcurt Jr.


Leave your Condolences

8 Condolences for “Carroll Jean “C.J.” Eskew”

  1. Alice Sterling November 3, 2016 at 8:07 pm

    To the family of CJ. I well remember CJ we worked together for years. I was the only one at CJ and Johnny Bobs wedding. She was a fun person and liked to surprise you. My deepest Condolence to her whole family. I had lost touch with her after moving from Frankfort. RIP my friend.

    Alice Sterling & Norman Sterling

  2. Suzie Gutierrez November 3, 2016 at 10:34 pm

    So sorry for your loss of your mom Johnna, I know how hard nd how much pain it is losing a parent. Sending prayers for you nd all your family

  3. Dawn Gosnell November 4, 2016 at 6:05 am

    My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family, I have been a friend of the family for all my life and “Carol Bob” was a very special person to me and my children. She will be remembered for sure. I love you Tammy, Joni and Johnna and all the rest of the family. Your mama was an amazing lady and I love her dearly!

  4. Courtney hale November 4, 2016 at 2:16 pm

    Praying for the entire family, that you can all stay strong in this hard time! Carroll was a great woman with a great personality. I’m glad to have the pleasure of meeting her and growing up around her. I hope all of the family can stay strong. I’m praying for you all. ❤💜💖

  5. Tracy Hatfield November 5, 2016 at 9:48 am

    Johnna, My heart is broken for you. Sounds like your mother was a go getter! Know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.

  6. BARBARA STATON MC CARTY November 7, 2016 at 9:35 am


  7. Linda Large November 8, 2016 at 10:09 pm

    So sorry to hear about your mom. Prayers with your family in the coming days.

  8. Joy (Pursifull) Stevens November 10, 2016 at 9:04 am

    Edith: So sorry to hear about your sister….Hope you are doing well….Love and Prayers..

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