Mary Ruth Carr

Jan. 01, 2013 @ 11:17 PM

Mary Ruth Carr, age 70 of Gatlinburg, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hayden and Tishia Morris; brothers, Arnold and Charles B. Morris; and special friend, Ruby Howard.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Robert Carr; son, Anthony Carr and wife Vickie; five grandchildren, one great-grandchild, four nieces, two nephews; special niece, Becky Humphries; sister, Betty Armstrong; special sister-in-law, Joan Morris; special friends, Sue Williams, Marie Butler, Mollie Whaley, and Lisa Quilliams.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Pittman Center Community Church, 3069 E. Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738.

The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Thursday with funeral service to follow at 7 p.m. at Atchley’s Smoky Mountain Chapel, Pigeon Forge. Rev. Gerald Smelcer and Rev. Mike Quilliams will officiate. Entombment 11 a.m. Friday in the Garden Mausoleum of Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens, Pigeon Forge.