Charles Anderson Carr
Charles Anderson Carr was born on November 17, 1950, the son of Bill and Ruth Clanton Carr. Charlie as everyone knew him by, departed this life on earth March 13, 1999, being at the time 48 years, 3 months, and 24 days old.
Charlie was raised in the Rock Creek community of Hardin County. He went to Cave In Rock High School, then went into the military service where he served in Vietnam. After serving his country, he met and fell in love with Sandy Cowsert. They were united in marriage July 3, 1972. To this union two children were bornCharles Anthony (Andy) Carr and Stacey Marie (Stac) Carr Evrand.
Charlie worked for the Hardin County Road Department for the last 12 years. Charlie leaves to mourn his passing his wife Sandy, son Andy, daughter Stac, son-in-law Jason and two grandchildren Ciera and Clinton Evrard; also a special friend of Andys, Amanda. Charlie is also survived by a brother, Johnny and wife Rhonda, and two sisters, Barbara Carr Dutton and husband DeeRoy and Stella Carr Woods and husband Ray. Charlie was surrounded by a large family of sisters and brothers-in-law and several nieces and nephews who will miss him in their lives as well.
Charlie professed his faith in Christ at Rock Creek Church in 1980. Charlie was a good husband, father and hard worker. He was a special person to his family and friends. If you needed help, you could count on Charlie to be there.
We all loved him and will miss him very much.
Charlie was preceded in death by his father and mother, Bill and Ruth Carr.
Charlie Carr, 48, of the Rock Creek community died at 3:38 a.m. Saturday, March 13, 1999 at his home.
Mr. Carr was a mechanic for the Hardin County highway department. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
Surviving are his wife, Sandy Cowsert Carr of Cave-in-Rock; a son Andy Carr of Elizabethtown; a daughter, Stacey Evrard of Cave In Rock; a sister, Barbara Dutton of Cave in Rock; a sister, Stell Woods of Elgin; a brother, John Carr of Ellisville; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister. His parents were Bill and Edna Ruth Clanton Carr.
Services were at 1:00 p.m. Monday, March 15, 1999 at Hosick Funeral Home, Rosiclare, with the Rev. Gerald Bellisle and Rev. T.H. Davis officiating.
Burial with military rites was in Adams Cemetery.
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