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Elsie Orfield Carr

Death 28 Aug 2010 (aged 95)
Virginia, USA
Burial Abingdon, Washington County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 111815474 · View Source
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Mrs. Elsie Orfield Carr, age 95, a lifelong resident of Washington County, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 28, 2010 at Grace Healthcare Center.
She was born on December 26, 1914 in Washington County a daughter of the late James Thomas Orfield, Sr. and Betty South Orfield. Mrs. Carr was a longtime member of the Trigg Street Church of God in Abingdon. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Robert L. Carr; one brother, James Thomas Orfield and one sister, Mary Hyler.
Survivors include two sons, James Robert "JR" Carr and wife, Yvonne of Abingdon and Roy Eugene Carr and wife, Birdie of Winston Salem, NC; two daughters, Martha "Tippy" Thomas and husband, Dewey of Kingsport, TN and Mildred Inscore and husband, Bobby of Abingdon whom Mrs. Carr had made her home with for the last 8 years; eleven grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; special friends, the family of the late Hazel Reed, Hazel Inman and her family and Nora Lee Gosa.
The family wishes to express a special thanks to the staffs of Grace Healthcare Center and of Hospice of Southwest Virginia for the loving care that was shown to Mrs. Carr and her family.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 P.M, Tuesday, August 31, 2010 from the Knollkreg Memorial Park in Abingdon with Pastor Wayne Chant officiating. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the cemetery by 1:45 P.M. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Ellison Conrad, Dr. Bruce Higinbothom, Ted Sanders, Jack Whittaker and her grandsons, Bobby Carr, Gary Harvel, Ernie Thomas and Mike Carr.

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