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Mary Clarke Carr
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1923
Colmar Manor
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 2006
Augusta County
Virginia, USA

Mary Clarke Carr, 82, of Stuarts Draft and formerly of Harrisonburg, died Thursday evening, Sept. 21, 2006, at Augusta Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 11, 1923 in Prince George County, Md., the daughter of the late John W. and Mary Reintzel Clarke.

Mrs. Carr graduated from Bladensburg High School.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death in December 1978 by her husband of 34 years, Paul R. Carr, who was owner and president of Carr's Poultry and Livestock specialties of Harrisonburg.

She was also preceded to death by one brother, John Clarke and sisters, Ann Shenk and Emily Myers.

Before moving to Waynesborn, due to illness, she was a member of the West Side Baptist Church in Harrisonburg.

In earlier years, before moving to Harrisonburg from Maryland. Mrs. Carr worked for the U. S. Government Department of Agriculture in Washington, D. C. for five years, after raising her family, she worked for Dunham-Bush in Harrisonburg for 16 years.

She is survived by one son, Pastor Ron Carr and his wife Joy of Luray; one daughter, Pat Deeds and her husband, Don, of Stuarts Draft with whom she made her home; grandchildren, Nathaniel Carr of Rockville, Md. Timothy Carr of Luray, Diana Deeds, Melissa Deeds, Donald Deeds III and Paul Deeds, all of Stuarts Draft; sisters-in-law, Evelyn Layman and Minnie Carr, both of Harrisonburg. She also leaves a number of nieces and nephews, who meant so much to her.

A funeral service was conducted at 1 p. m. Sunday, Sept. 24, 2006, at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynold Funeral

Service officiated by her son, Pastor Ron Carr, of Free Grace Baptist church in Luray and Pastor Don McClure of Ridgeview Baptist Church in Stuarts Draft.

Burial was in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisonburg.

Family links: 
  John William Clarke (1881 - 1949)
  Mary Avilda Reintzel Steep (1895 - 1976)
  Paul R Carr (1924 - 1978)*
  John William Clarke (1920 - 1977)*
  Annie Elizabeth Clarke Shank (1922 - 1995)*
  Mary Clarke Carr (1923 - 2006)
  Emily Reintzel Clarke Myers (1927 - 1999)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: w/o Paul
Eastlawn Memorial Gardens
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Created by: JAC
Record added: Sep 19, 2011
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