The Ottumwa Courier

October 12, 2012

Clyde Carr Jr., 80, Bloomfield


BLOOMFIELD — Clyde “C.J.” Carr Jr., 80, of Bloomfield, died Oct. 10, 2012, at the Hospice House in Ottumwa. 

He was born March 5, 1932, in Ottumwa, to Clyde E. and Ruth Leah Murray Carr. 

He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. Clyde was a mechanic at Morgan’s Oil in Bloomfield. He was a past member of the Bloomfield Izaak Walton League.

He is survived by his sister, Nancy (Paul) St. Clair of Bloomfield; and a brother, Don (Jane) Carr of Forsythe, Mo.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

No services are planned. 

Clyde’s family will greet friends from 2-4:30 p.m. Sunday at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield.   

In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established to Friends of the Bloomfield Public Library and Hospice of Wapello and Davis Counties. 

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