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Gene Carr

October 23rd, 2016 | last Update: 3 years ago

Albert Gene Carr, age 73 of Chipley, FL passed from this life on Friday, October 21, 2016. Gene was born on July 29, 1943 to the late Wesley Carr and Kathleen (Blanton) Carr in Bonifay, FL.

He is a lifelong resident of Chipley where he worked as a self-contractor doing roofing. He was also a avid hunter.

Gene is preceded in death by his parents and one step sister, Kathy Sullivan.

Survivors include, his wife, Luverne Carr of Chipley, FL, five daughters, Regina Pleas and husband Robert of Chipley, FL, Debbie Williams and husband Le of Chipley, FL Cindy Birge and husband Bo of Chipley, FL, Shiela Carr of Chipley, FL, Tonya Nelson of Chipley, FL, one son, David Carr of Chipley, FL, eight grandchildren, Meagon Collins, Kyle Collins and wife Emma, Summer Thomas, Drew Thomas, Logan Carr and wife Kyla, Ty Dorsey, Katlyn Nelson, Danille Nelson, five great grandchildren, Makin Collins, Adleigh Wicks, Nathan Collins, Lyla Carr, Hensliegh Nelson, and two more on the way, four step brothers, Wayne, Gary, David and Barry.

Family will receive friends for visitation on Monday, October 24, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at Grace and Glory Church of Chipley. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at Grace and Glory with Reverend Debbie Williams and Reverend Billy Melvin officiating. Interment will follow at Glenwood Cemetery with Brown Funeral Home directing.



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