Tommy Lee Carr, 72, of Jonesborough, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at the Franklin Woods Community Hospital.
He was a native of Washington County, son of the late Crockett Lester and Nancy Katherine Feathers Carr. Tommy was a self-employed plumber. He was a member of the Watauga Flats Church of God.
He enjoyed fishing a watching UT Sports and spending time with his “Little Buddy” Jacob.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by: a daughter, Cindy Marie Carr; three brothers, Andrew, Charles and Billy Jack Carr; three sisters, Evelyn Adams, Elizabeth Cox and Maggie Carr.
Survivors include: his wife of 53 years, Martha K. Green Carr, of the home; a son and daughter-in-law, Ronald Lee and Stephania Carr, of Gray; a daughter, Penny Henry, of Jonesborough; a brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Judy Carr, of Johnson City; a sister and brother-in-law, Brenda and Lee Barnes, of Johnson City; a grandson, Jacob Lee Carr, of Gray; several nieces and nephews; a special friend, Jane Metcalf, of Jonesborough.
A funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, July 11, 2013, at 7:30 p.m. in the South Chapel of the Morris-Baker Funeral Home under the direction of Rev. Estel Williams.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until time of service at 7:30 p.m.
A committal service will be conducted on Friday, July 12, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. in the Carr Cemetery with a procession leaving Morris-Baker Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
Memorials may be made to the Dawn of Hope, Inc., P.O. Box 30, Johnson City, TN 37605.
Online condolences are available at: www.morrisbaker.com.
In charge of arrangements: Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37601 or (423) 282-1521.