Barbara Jean Carr
May 31, 1943 – December 5, 2013
Barbara Jean Carr, 70, of Dresden, died on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Volunteer Community Hospital in Martin. The daughter of the late Mode Oliver and Orell Russell Jones, she was a retired scholarship coordinator for the University of Tennessee and served as pianist for Grove Hill Methodist Church.
Funeral services took place on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden with Dr. Dale Mathis serving as officiant. She was buried at Union Grove Church Cemetery in Kenton.
She is survived by daughter Lisa Woods of Dresden; son David Hunt of Arlington; sister Lee Hawks of San Diego, Calif; brothers Mode “Mokey” Jones, Morris Jones, Harry Jones and Larry Jones, all of Covington; grandchildren Bo Hunt, Amber Woods and Misty Elder; great-grandchildren Luke and Everly Hunt and Alyssa Elder; and special friend Jerry Kelley of Dresden.
She was preceded in death by a husband, Robert Ted Carr, daughter Sherry Hunt, sisters Lois Jones and Frances Simpson and brother Malcolm Jones.
The Leader (Covington, Tenn.)
Thursday, December 12, 2013