Carol A. Osgood, 73, passed away from respiratory failure Thursday,
Jan. 17, 2013, in Lakeland.
Born July 22, 1939, in Tampa, she was a lifelong resident of Bartow.
Mrs. Osgood was a charge nurse for both Bartow Memorial Hospital and Lakeland Regional Medical Center serving in the Labor and Delivery Unit for many years.
She was also a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Bartow.
Mrs. Osgood is survived by a loving family that includes her husband, David Osgood, of Bartow; two sons, David Byrd (Melissa) of Lakeland, Jonathan Byrd (Shannon) of Bartow; a daughter Susan Underwood of Indian Rocks Beach; a grandson, Charles Sloan; and two cousins, Janice Blum and Cecil Peek.
The family will receive friends Friday, Jan. 18, from 6-8 p.m. at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home in Bartow.
Funeral services will follow Saturday, Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Bartow, 410 E. Church St., Bartow.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Debbie Osgood Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Richard McConnell, Huntington University, 2303 College Ave., Huntington, IN 46750.
Condolences at www.whidden
Whidden-McLean Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.