We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Swansboro
Carol P. Cherubini, 84, of Jacksonville, NC entered her heavenly life on the evening of January 10, 2022. Carol was born on February 3, 1937, in Ransomville NC to Gilbert B. Paul and Blanche B. Paul both deceased and had a sister, Joyce P. Whitley who was her best friend who is also deceased. Carol grew up on the eastern shore and attended college at Mary Washington College becoming an art teacher which she enjoyed for over 27 years. While attending college at Mary Washington, Carol met her husband Ronald P. Cherubini who was stationed at Quantico Marine Corps Base. They married in 1960 and remained together for 57 years until Ronald passed away in 2017. Carol always said that her children were her greatest joy in life. She is survived by Lisa Cherubini, Ronald P. Cherubini Jr and wife Linda, Elizabeth Earnest and husband Larry, G. Paul Cherubini and wife Monique and niece Paula L. Whitley. Carol also leaves behind 13 grandchildren that were all dear to her heart: Meredith, Dahlia, Paulo, Miguel, Trevor, Jesse, Vincent, John, Gianna, Levi, Kammy, Londyn and Aaron.
There will be a celebration of her life on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, at Jones Funeral Home from 6-8 pm. Services will be held on Wednesday January 19th at 10am at Infant of Prague Catholic Church followed by interment at the Veteran’s Cemetery at 12:00pm. Donations made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital was a final wish.