Feb 8, 1921 May 30, 2013 92 years Lawrenceville, VA Suffolk, VA Suffolk, VA
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
11:00am Trinity Episcopal Church 500 Court Street Portsmouth , VA 23704
Burial willl be private.
Trinity Episcopal Church 500 Court Street Portsmouth, VA 23704 Lake Prince Woods 100 Anna Goode Way Suffolk, VA 23434
Leola P. Carr
Leola Prince Carr of Suffolk, VA, formerly of Portsmouth, died May 30, 2013. She was born February 8, 1921 in Lawrenceville, VA and was the daughter of Hinton Douglas and Leola Hill Prince. She was predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Albert Joseph Carr, Sr.; and her sister, Dorothy Prince Oldfield.
Survivors include her four children: Albert Joseph Carr, Jr., Prince Carr Norfleet and her husband Ed, Martha Douglas Carr Crowley and her husband John, all of Richmond and William Hopkins Carr and his wife Missy of Williamsburg; six grandchildren: Margaret Norfleet Weismiller, Edward Norfleet, Cille Crowley, Anna Wells Crowley, Addie Rodes Carr, and Emaline Carr; and a niece, Teresa Carr Foster of Portsmouth.
Mrs. Carr was graduated from The College of William and Mary in 1942 and taught within the Norfolk County Public School System. Married at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Lawrenceville, she joined Trinity Episcopal Church in Portsmouth. She was a member of The Jamestowne Society, The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the Commonwealth of Virginia, The College of William and Mary Society of the Alumni, and Kappa Delta Sorority. She served on the Portsmouth General Hospital Auxiliary and The Portsmouth Historical Association.
A memorial service will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. The Reverends Julia Dorsey Loomis and Kathleen Morrisette Bobbitt will officiate. The interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Trinity Episcopal Church, 500 Court Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704 or to Lake Prince Woods, 100 Anna Goode Way, Suffolk, VA 23434.
The family wishes to thank all of the residents and staff at Lake Prince Woods, as well as Gentiva Hospice and Comfort Keepers for their friendship, many kindnesses, and loving care and support.