Edward G. Carr

Edward G. Carr, 79, of Summerville, husband of Janet Carr, passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at home with his family.

Mr. Carr was born on July 17, 1932, a son of the late Ernest L. Carr and Evelyn Sobic Carr. He graduated from Rome Free Academy, where he met the love of his life, Janet, and has been married for 61 years. He was a member of Ziyara Shrine Temple, was an avid golfer, loved watching football, and enjoyed giving out lollipops to children at church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by five daughters, Robin Fralix (Ernie) of Summerville, SC, Bonnie Foley (Paul) of New Hartford, NY, Laurie Griffin (Bayne) of Perry, Georgia, Letcia Mullin (Kevin Jones) of Rome, NY, and Deedrea Payne (Doug) of New Hartford, NY, three brothers and one sister, Bob, Bud, Bernard, and Shirley Smith, all of Rome, NY, 12 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. at Seacoast Church, 301 East 5th North Street, Summerville.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Seacoast Church, 301 East 5th North Street, Summerville, SC 29483 or Agape Hospice, 658 Bells Highway, Walterboro, SC 29488.

Arrangements By Tri-county Cremation Center, 11000 Dorchester Rd., Summerville, SC (843) 821-4888.