September 19, 1952 - October 15, 2017

Carol Rae Hildreth, 65, passed away peacefully October 15, 2017 at Rogue Regional Medical Center. She was surrounded by many family members during her final days. She was born September 19, 1952 in Medford, Oregon to Gerald and Shirley Smith.

Carol lived and worked in the Rogue Valley area all her life. She worked in a variety of fields including banking, customer service, and the pet industry.

She was a wonderful, caring person who cared deeply about her children, grandchildren, and family. When she passed she was married to Larry Hildreth and they spent many wonderful years together laughing and loving one another.

Carol is survived by her twin sister, Cheryl Danner Smith of Central Point, Ore.; brother, Jerry Smith of La Pine, Ore.; sons, Steve and Shane Cardoza of Medford, Ore.; and five grandchildren, whom she adored. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A celebration of life will be held in her honor from 1:00-4:00 p.m., November 18, 2017 at 1219 Looking Glass Way, Central Point, OR.