Alvie Carr

Alvie Clarence “Neal” Carr, 74, a resident of Montrose, departed this life early Wednesday morning, April 9, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his family.

He was born Monday, June 12, 1939, at Hendricks, a son of the late Alvie and Anna Margaret Mick Carr.

On June 30, 1969, at Oakland, Md., he was married to the former Twila Mae “Tots” Cross Carr, who preceded him in death.

Surviving are two daughters, Pamela Sue Howell and husband, William, of Montrose and Katherine Ann “Kathy” Waybright and husband, Troy, of Kerens; one brother, James “June” Carr and wife, Shirley, of Hendricks; three sisters, Bessie Louise Wilmoth, of Lebanon, Va., Lula Ellen Friend and husband, Terry, of Pinehurst, Texas, and Rita Sue Oldaker and husband, Jim, of Louisa, Va.; five grandchildren, Dillon, Samantha, Corey, William “B.J.” and Douglas; four great-grandchildren, Dominic, Adrianna, Jace and Brooklynn Mae; three stepgranddaughters, Miranda, Billie Jean and Ariel; and four stepgreat-grandchildren, Desmond, Raven, Conner and Auora.

Preceding him in death was one grandson, Dustin Lee Waybright.

He attended the Hamrick School at Hendricks, was the owner and operator of Carr’s Construction Co. of Montrose for many years and was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy at Elkins. He enjoyed gospel music, hunting and his loyal companion, “Pepper,” the dog.

The family will receive friends at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, April 11. On Friday, a funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Stephen W. Pyle and Pastor David Wilmoth officiating. Interment will follow in Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman.

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Alvie Clarence “Neal” Carr. Condolences may be expressed to the family at