Gayle Thomas Carr

June 19, 1941 - July 30, 2017
Gayle Thomas Carr


Gayle Thomas Carr, 76, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 30, 2017.

Gayle was born on June 19, 1941, in Harrodsburg, KY, to the late Philip and Nettie Carr. Also, preceding him in death was son, Gayle Thomas Carr, Jr.; daughter, Mary Elizabeth Carr; brother’s, Jan and James P. Carr.

Surviving Gayle is his son, Robert Carr and wife Bonita of Wilmington; grandchildren, Joshua Carr, Beth Elrod, Ashley Daniels and Mercedes Carr. He also leaves behind 5 beautiful great grandchildren and a dear friend and companion, Rosa Selzer.

Gayle was a gentle man with a kind and giving heart.  He will be truly missed by his family and friends.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 11am at Anchor Baptist Church, 300 Futch Creek Rd., Wilmington, NC 28411

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, HAMPSTEAD CHAPEL,16076 US Hwy 17N., Hampstead, NC 28443 (910)821-1713.

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  • August 01, 2017
    Sharon Smith says:
    So sorry for your loss. May God blessyou and your family.Prayers God will give you peace!

  • August 01, 2017
    Charles and Judy akers says:
    Our thoughts and Prayers for all the Family and Friends during this difficult time !!!!

  • January 29, 2018
    Mercedes Carr lit a candle:
    Lit since January 29, 2018 at 1:34:29 AM