Frank F. Carr

FRANK F. CARR, 78, Blountsville, died Feb. 3, 2021, at UAB Hospital. Born May 14, 1942, he earned degrees from St. Bernard, Alabama A&M, and UAB. He taught at DAR, Excel, Fairview, Locust Fork, and Wallace State, and retired from Blountsville Elementary where he served as principal for more than 20 years. He was a member and deacon of Mulberry Baptist Church and a member of Blountsville Lions Club. He enjoyed working on his farm and attending football games. Predeceasing him were parents Allie Norton and Aldie Crane Carr and five siblings.

Surviving are wife Martha Carr; sons Doug (Lisa) Carr, Jeff Carr; sisters-in-law Louise Bice Carr, Wanda Lindsey Carr.

Bruce Dial and Earnie Carol officiated the 3 p.m. graveside service held Feb. 14 at Mulberry Cemetery. Bryan Arnold, Josh Walker, Chris Holmes, Travis Posey, Craig Arnold, and Harold Carr served as pallbearers. The family requests memorial donations be made to UAB Heart Lung Transplant ICU, c/o Yolanda Hall, LMSW, Department of Care Transactions, 615 18th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, or International Mission Board, P.O. Box 6767, Richmond, VA 23230-0707 (Memo on check: Nathan E#934635). Blountsville Funeral Home directed.