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Flora "Earline" Carr

Obituary for Flora "Earline" Carr

September 16, 1933 - June 14, 2017
Sheffield Lake, Ohio | Age 83

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Flora "Earline" Carr (nee Spence), 83. Devoted wife of 60 years to the late Joseph Jack Carr. Loving mother of Diane (Jeffrey) Gerrone, Kathleen (Michael) Moorman, Joseph (Connie) Carr, and John (Anita) Carr; devoted grandmother of Brandy, Josh, Danny, Emma, Jenny, Julie, Emily, and Sophie; great-grandmother of ten; dear sister of Willie (Hazel) Spence, Patsy (Kenneth) McCarter, Harold (Linda) Spence, and Sara (Larry) Beeman, sister-in-law of Janell Killough; and loving aunt of many. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents, Eli and Emma Spence; brother, Everett Spence; sister, Sandra Spence Goss; and sister-in-law, Herma Jean Spence. Passed away on June 14, 2017. Born in Suqualena, Mississippi on September 16, 1933. She was the true Valedictorian of Suqualena High School in 1952. She attended business college, was a bookkeeper for Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad until she began raising her family. She was a member of Lake Shore United Methodist Church. Earline loved to sew, cook, bake, travel, photograph the Lake Erie sunsets, various barns and lighthouses, and spend time with her grandchildren. She was very creative and enjoyed needlework, knitting, crocheting, painting, and crafts. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Earline's name to Lake Shore United Methodist Church, 33119 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake, OH 44012, or Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 163 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake on Monday, June 19 from 4-8pm. Funeral service will be at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 20, at 9:30am. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, Avon. (440)933-3202 www.buschcares.com

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  • In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Earline's name to
  • Lake Shore United Methodist Church,
    33119 Electric Blvd
    Avon Lake, OH 44012

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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

163 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
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