Larry R. Carr

May 13, 1950 - May 20, 2023

05/13/1950 - 05/20/2023

Larry R. Carr, 73, passed away May 20, 2023, with his family by his side in Newport News, VA. He was born May 13, 1950 in Monroe, MI to Robert and Pauline Carr (Jennings). Larry graduated from Monroe High School in 1968 and enlisted in the United States Army the following year. He and his wife; Sheila married on July 13, 1974.
Larry was a patriot and distinguished service member, serving across the globe for 21 years including duty stations in Japan and Germany. Following his retirement from active military service, Larry spent the next 24 years continuing to serve his country as a government civilian.
His hobbies and interests included: family, nature (especially Hummingbirds), music, cooking, golfing, fishing, bowling, shooting pool, visiting the firearms range, Nascar, and tinkering with technology.
Larry is survived by his wife, Sheila Carr (Owens); daughter Kimberly; three sons, Larry Jr., Jeremy, and Nicholas; two sisters, Sandy and Connie; his brother Donnie; seven grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.

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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
8 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Larry R. Carr, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Larry R. Carr, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Rosa Seawell
8 months ago

My deepest sympathy goes out to you all. Sheila I know the pain and emptiness you are going through, first hand. Please reach out to me whenever you want. Love you.