HOWLAND - Persis Hedda (Keith) Carr, 71, wife of Cyril "Sonny" Carr, passed away Nov. 17, 2012 at her home. She was born Oct. 3, 1941, in Lincoln, the daughter of Alvin X. and Eleanor (Strickland) Keith.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Richard Albert Sibley of Lagrange and Michael Mark Sibley of Burlington; six stepchildren, Claude and Debbie Carr, Carl and Patty Carr and Mitchell Carr, all of Lincoln, Jamie Fernald and Joe Bouchard of West Enfield, Gwendolyn and Richard Hanson of Iowa, and Rosemary and Abe Sibley of Standish; two brothers, Leslie and Granville Keith; a special nephew and niece, Robert and Sandy Austin; several grandchildren, nephews and nieces. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two sisters, Leslie and Shara; and two brothers, Edson Keith and Donnie DeWitt.
Interment will be at Mount Repose Cemetery, Burlington. Arrangements with Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln. Those who wish may sign an online register and leave written condolences at www.clayfuneralhome.com