Mrs. Annie Ruth Carr

Born June 11, 1938. Died January 10, 2021.
Resided in Menlo, GA

Mrs. Annie Ruth Carr, age 82 of Menlo, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Carr was born in Trion, Georgia on June 11, 1938, daughter of the late Thomas Howard Bailey and Bonnie Crider Bailey.  She was a member of the Chelsea Baptist Church and most recently was retired from the Menlo School where she worked as a custodian.  Mrs. Carr enjoyed doing word find puzzles, coloring, cooking, and working with her hands.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Carr was preceded in death by her late husband, George H. Payne and a son, Michael Harris Payne.

Mrs. Carr is survived by her current husband, Hugh Jack Carr; daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Richard Hofstetler, Linda Reque, George Ann Daniels and Pam and Mike McGraw; sons and daughters-in-law, Brian and Sharon Payne and Terry and Connie Payne; sisters and brother-in-law, Jane Sumner, Nell Copeland, Sue Gilley, and Sarah Jo and Jimmy McRae; 14 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside and Interment Services for Mrs. Carr will be held Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. in the Green Hills Memory Gardens with Rev. Larry Scoggins and Rev. Mike Odom officiating.

Pallbearers will be Payton Payne, Jason Copeland, Ricky Sumner, Randy Gilley, Tommy McRae, Cameron Payne, Evan Cave and Phillip Daniels.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Annie Morgan McGraw, Tiffany McGraw, Meredith Caldwell, Megan Dye and the Women’s Sunday School Class of Chelsea Baptist Church.

Visitation will be held privately.

The family of Mrs. Carr, and the staff of Coffman Funeral Home, reminds anyone that plans to attend the services, to please follow the CDC guidelines as it pertains to social distancing and social gatherings. Facemasks are not required, but are recommended.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Annie Ruth Carr. Please visit to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences. 

Graveside - Greenhills Memory Gardens