Benny Carr

Benny Martwain Carr, 85 of the Union Hill community of Morgan County died Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, at his residence.

Mr. Carr was born March 2, 1936, in Luverne, Alabama to A.B and Pauline Carr.

He retired from the Redstone Arsenal, where he worked with missile command.

He enjoyed farming and spending his days with his canine companion “Buster,” and attending church at Highland Baptist. He loved his church family.

He is survived by his daughters: Holly Alderton, Mary Susan Carr and Paula Gatlin; grandchildren and in-law: Eric Snipes, Rachael Barfield, Rebecca and Christian Region; Lois Gatlin, Spencer Region, Olivia Landreth; great-grandchildren: Riley Region, Rhett Region and Reese Region.

He was preceded in death by a son: Marty Carr; brother: Sammy Carr; and sister: Mary Strickland.

The funeral was at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, at Brindlee Mountain Chapel with Craye Hall officiating. Burial was in Highland Cemetery with Brindlee Mountain Chapel and Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel directing.

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