Juanita Carr of Elkins will celebrate her 90th birthday April 8.
Mrs. Carr was born April 8, 1928, in Wymer, the daughter of the late Alvin and Phoebe Summerfield.
In January 1947, she married the late Joseph Elza of Wymer, and on Sept. 5, 1954, she married the late Vernon Carr.
Mrs. Carr has 11 children, Dora Fisher, Alvin, Sam and Wanda Elza, Dolly Collier, Ethel Smearman, Rich and Ronnie Carr, Betty Hale and the late Jimmy and Donnie. She also has 10 grandchildren, Patricia Fisher, Robert Brown, Casey Shaffer, Traci Turner, Stephen Elza, Melissa, Tiffany, Kelli and Kayla Carr and Carla Hale; and eight great-grandchildren, Noah Carr, Ricky and Colby Shaffer, Shane, Faith and Jared Brown and Alisha and Peyton Turner. Mrs. Carr retired from Davis Trust Co. and now works for Dr. Farukh Khan and various ladies in Elkins. She is a member of Hart Chapel Church.
Family and friends are invited to a birthday celebration from 2 to 5 p.m. today at Elkins Economy Inn in Elkins. Cards may be sent to: Juanita Carr, 29 Workman Hollow Rd., Elkins, WV 26241.