Margaret Lou Kyle Carr, 81 a resident of the Government Road, Shaver's Fork, Kerens, departed this life Sunday afternoon, July 28, 2013, at the Monongalia General Hospital at Morgantown.
She was born Wednesday, July 6, 1932, at Parsons, a daughter of the late Roy "Brock" Kyle and Vera Aberle Kyle. On Aug. 27, 1948, at Oakland, Md., she was married to Elmer James Carr, who survives. They had celebrated 65 years of marriage.
Also surviving are three sons, Danny James Carr and wife, Mary, of Shaver's Fork, Kerens, Raylynn Brock Carr and wife, Paulette, of Fairmont, Alan Kyle Carr and wife, Karen, of Elkridge, Md.; one daughter, Lou Ann Jenkins and husband, Larry, of Lexington, N.C.; one daughter in law, Sandra Carr of Davis; one brother, John Kyle of Hendricks; two sisters, Virginia Kyle of Parsons, and Madolyn Long of Ohio; nine grandchildren, Angie, David, Matt, Sarah, Jessica, James, Susan, Twins, Inva and Morgan; and two great-grandchildren, Carolyn and David.
Margaret Lou Kyle Carr
Preceding her in death are one son, Jeffrey Steven Carr; one brother, Charles Kyle; and one sister, Shirley Bright.
She attended Parsons High School. She, along with her husband, operated the family farm for 65 years. She was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, needlepoint and canning. She was most known for her homemade short bread.
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home parlor on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at 1 p.m. Rev. James Gilbert and Connie Sponaugle will officiate and interment will follow at the Kalar Cemetery at the family farm on the Government Road. The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to; Tucker Co. Senior Center, 206 Third St., Parsons, WV 26287. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Margaret Lou Kyle Carr. Condolences may be expressed to the family at; www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com