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Leola Prince Carr

Feb 8, 1921    May 30, 2013    92 years
Lawrenceville, VA    Suffolk, VA    Suffolk, VA

Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 11:00am
Trinity Episcopal Church
500 Court Street
Portsmouth , VA 23704

Burial

Burial willl be private.

Contribution

Trinity Episcopal Church
500 Court Street
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Lake Prince Woods
100 Anna Goode Way
Suffolk, VA 23434

Obituary

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.