Age 83, of Covington, passed away Thursday, August 18, 2011, at her home. She was born September 21, 1927, in Tipp City, OH, to her parents Theodore ?Ted? Johnson & Anna (Bond) Johnson-Patty. Carol graduated from Newton High School Class of 1945 and worked alongside her husband John at Wise Gravel. She was a member of the St. John?s Lutheran Church. Carol was preceded in death by her parents and loving husband John Wise. She will be missed by her daughter and son-in-law Mary Ann & Larry Hensler of Covington; her son and daughter-in-law Timothy & Beth Wise of Logan, OH; grandchildren Emily May Wise and Andrew Theodore Wise; step sisters Thelma Miller of Pleasant Hill and Shirley Brubaker of Florida. Funeral services for Carol will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, August 20, at Jackson-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 1 S. Main St, Pleasant Hill. Pastor Stephen Nierman and Larry Powell will officiate with interment following at Highland Cemetery, Covington. The family will receive friends from 9-11 AM Saturday at the funeral home. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Vitas Hospice or St. John?s Lutheran Church, Covington.