Joyce Ann Carr

22 March 1947–8 November 2006 (Age 59)
Thomas, Tucker, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Joyce Ann

When Joyce Ann Carr was born on 22 March 1947, in Thomas, Tucker, West Virginia, United States, her father, Olie Luther Carr, was 36 and her mother, Gladys May Shaffer, was 37. She died on 8 November 2006, at the age of 59, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Thomas, Tucker, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Olie Luther Carr
1910–1981
Gladys May Shaffer
1909–1967
Charles Luther Carr
1929–1993
Donald Eugene Carr
1933–2005
Gerald Raymond Carr
1940–2013
Joyce Ann Carr
1947–2006

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 1

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 2

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.
1963

Age 16

President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English and Scottish: variant of Kerr .2 Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Carra ‘descendant of Carra’, a byname meaning ‘spear’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chathair, a Donegal name meaning ‘son of the servant of Cathair’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Joyce Ann White, "Find A Grave Index"

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