Betsy Carroll Gregory Carr
April 18, 1943 - March 20, 2019
Born in Durham County, NC
Resided in Halifax County, VA
Saturday March 23, 2019, 1-2 PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Saturday March 23, 2019, 2 PM
Person Memorial Cemetery
3250 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC 27573
Betsy Carroll Gregory Carr, 75 of Virgilina, died Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at her home. Born in Durham County, she was the daughter of the late Melvin Thomas Gregory and Margaret "Polly" Louise Woodall Gregory. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Philip T. Carr, Sr. and brother, Melvin Bing Gregory.
Mrs. Carr worked at North End Elementary School in the cafeteria and drove a school bus. She loved baking and cooking. Mrs. Carr also enjoyed sewing. She was a member of Timberlake Baptist Church.
Surviving are her two sons: Phillip Thomas Carr, Jr. (Glee) of Roxboro and John Timmy Carr (Susan) of Rougemont; one daughter Penny Carr Comer (David "Cornbread" Comer) of Virgilina; sister, Margaret Marshall of Roxboro; sister-in-law, Eileen Gregory of Jacksonville; eight grandchildren: Andy Carr, Trista Carr, Tyler Carr, Zack Carr, Brian Carr, Phillip Bowen, Ricky Bowen, Ronnie Denny; nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 1-2 PM Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Brooks & White Funeral Home.
Graveside service will be 2 PM Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Person Memorial Cemetery with the Pastor Doug Ballew officiating.
Pallbearers will be Phillip Bowen, Ricky Bowen, Ronnie Denny, Andrew Carr, Tyler Carr and Brian Carr. Honorary pallbearers will be Jayme Bowen and Trista Carr.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Atten: Relay For Life of Person County, 8300 Health Park, Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27165.