Carol Mary Oswald, 65, of Cedar Hill died Oct. 1, 2019, in Cedar Hill. Mrs. Oswald had worked for Nordyne HVAC and for the Walmart store in High Ridge. She was born July 28, 1954, in Graniteville, the daughter of the late Ruby (Bates) and Arlie Benton Sr. She was preceded in death by two husbands: Steven Albert Orrick and George Lambert Oswald.
She is survived by two children: Michael Orrick of Ste. Genevieve and Sandra Lambert of Washington, Mo.; four grandchildren: Amelia Lee Orrick, Melissa Ann Orrick, Joseph Wyatt Pinson and Erin Lynn Rylie Harriss; two sisters: Dinah Orrick and Deborah Ramsey; and four brothers: Roscoe Benton, Harvey Benton, Arlie Benton Jr. and Buck Benton.
She was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law: Shari Orrick; three sisters: Pauline Reed, Arbell Shaver and Doris Nye; a brother: Jack Benton; and infant twins.
Memorial visitation is at 1 p.m. and a memorial service is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home, 220 N. Main, in De Soto, officiated by Terry Crank. Arrangements are under the direction of Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home.