Charlda Carroll Sizemore
1945 — 2022
Charlda Carroll Sizemore was born on the first day of Spring, 1945 in Durham, North Carolina as the second of three children to Dr. Charles Lemuel Carroll Jr. and Geraldine Budd Carroll. The daughter of a professor of mathematics, her family moved to Indialantic, Florida when Dr. Carroll was recruited to the aerospace industry in the 1950s, during the space race. Charlda attended Melbourne High School and was crowned MHS Royalty of the Valentine Dance with her future husband and sweetheart Buddy Sizemore. Following in her father's academic footsteps, Charlda attended Guilford College in North Carolina. After college, Charlda returned home briefly and worked at the Melbourne Times newspaper...