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Gary Fay Carr
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Obituary for Gary Fay Carr

Gary Fay Carr, age 76 years, a resident of Elkins, WV departed this life Saturday evening, May 12, 2018 at the WVU Medicine’s Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown, WV. He had been in declining health.
He was born Saturday, August 23, 1941 at Elkins, WV, a son of the late Pete Lindsey and Macie Susan White Carr. On February 27, 1960, at Oakland, MD, he was married to the former Shirley Mae Bohon, who survives. Also surviving are three sons, Leroy Adam Carr and wife Vanessa, Robert Dale “Bob” Carr, and Norman Allen Carr, all of Elkins; two daughters, Sylvia Carr, Norma Jean Badgett and husband Tom of Elkins; one brother, Granville Carr of French Creek; one sister Barbara Harvey of Elkins; five grandchildren, Matthew Badgett, Nathan Badgett, Chelsea Badgett, Nic Carr, and Noah Carr; seven great grandchildren, Thomas Badgett, Dewayne Badgett, Abbigail Badgett, Emma Badgett-Everett, Henry Badgett, Kyran Badgett, and Macie Badgett-Everett; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death are two brothers, Paul and Dale Carr; and two sisters, Betty Kelley and Pansy Gibbons.
He attended Elkins High School. He was a Master Electrician by trade, having previously worked for Monongahela Power Company and Tri-County Electric at Elkins which later became Penn Line from where he retired. He enjoyed antique cars, attending car shows, loved the outdoors and hunting, coin collecting, the races at Kerens, and spending time with his grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 5 to 8 PM, Wednesday. Final Rites will be conducted at the funeral home, Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 11 AM. Pastor L. Scott Hamby will officiate and interment will follow at the Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman, WV.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins

120 First Street
P.O. Box 1027
Elkins, WV 26241

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Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Elkins

120 First Street
P.O. Box 1027
Elkins, WV 26241

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Mountain State Memorial Gardens

Gilman Community
Elkins, West Virginia 26241


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