Larry Lynn Carr, age 74 of Barry passed away peacefully at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas on March 18, 2020. He was born April 2, 1945 in Corsicana, Texas to Buna Alvin Carr and Alta Mae Conant Carr.
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Larry and his twin brother, Harry Lee Carr were participants in a twin study that followed them through their young lives and on into adulthood. He worked at Fullerton’s Grocery Store while in junior high and high school. Larry graduated from Corsicana High School in 1963. He attended Navarro College and worked at the Corsicana Highway Department. In 1965 Larry married Carolyn Ann Adcock. The couple moved to the Arlington/Fort Worth area where they could continue their educations. Larry received his Bachelor of Business from Texas Christian University. While attending Texas Christian University Larry worked for Xerox Corporation and became the youngest Regional Manager of the Southwest Division at the age of 28.
After retiring from Xerox Corporation Larry worked with his in-laws, Elmer and Amy Lou Adcock at the Furniture Barn in Corsicana. Larry and Carolyn made their home in Barry, Texas
Larry fought failing health for twenty-eight years. He will be deeply missed by family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents and twin brother.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Carolyn Ann Carr, daughter Johnna K Carr, grandson Bryce Ross McKee II, granddaughter Brianna Rachel McKee, great granddaughter Rowan Evie McKee, and great grandson Elias Claude McKee.
No formal visitation is scheduled, however, the funeral home will be open from 8:00 am to 5:00pm Friday and Saturday for visitors. Graveside services are scheduled for Monday, March 23, 2020 at 2:00pm at Rose Hill Cemetery in Blooming Grove with Bro. Kenneth Hutchison officiating.