Dorothy O. Carr

Published 9:14 pm Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Dorothy O. Carr, 83, passed away June 29, 2015. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. Dorothy was a licensed practical nurse for Obici Hospital for 35 years, retiring in 1987. She was also a member of Western Branch Baptist Church.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Catherine C. Brinkley, of Suffolk, Kay Jones, of Suffolk; sister, Patsy Carr, of Suffolk; and grandson, Shawn Brinkley (fiancée Melissa Michalski), of Suffolk; and her beloved cat, Cindy. She was predeceased by her parents, Allen and Alice Outten; her husband of 61 years, James Carr; sister, Delma Lewis; and brothers, Roy and Allen Jr. Outten.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, July 2, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Western Branch Baptist Church Cemetery, 6952 Old Myrtle Road, Suffolk, with the Rev. Micah Voight officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday July 1, 2015, from 7 to 8 p.m. at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory, 509 W. Washington St. Memorial donations may be made to Western Branch Baptist Church. Condolences may be offered at

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