Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

February 11, 2013

Laura Juanita “Nita” Carr

PRINCETON — Laura Juanita “Nita” Carr, 92, of the Georgian Manor Apartments in Princeton, died Saturday, February 09, 2013, at her residence. Born in Pearisburg, Va., May 9, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Karl and Laura Elmore Pack.

Nita was a nursing graduate of the Jefferson Hospital in Roanoke, Va. She faithfully served her country in the Women's Army Corp during World War ll working as a nurse with the 164th General Hospital in France. She retired from Princeton Community Hospital after seventeen years of service on the maternity floor where she last served as a supervisor of labor and delivery. Nita was a devoted member of the First United Methodist Church in Princeton where she formerly served on the Altar Guild.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Ewell Pack, Ray Pack and Karl Pack, and two sisters, Sue Vail and Clara Foster.

Survivors include one son, Daniel Thomas “Thom” Carr lll of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; one daughter, Susan Pack “Susie” Carr of Sherman Oaks, Calif.; one brother, Sidney G. Pack and his wife Teresa of Cross Lane, W.Va.; sister-in-law, Edie Carr of Princeton and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services to celebrate the life of Nita will be conducted 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at the George W. Seaver Chapel of Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Scott Sears officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Rick Kendrick, David Graham, Bill Foster, Jim Miller, Jerry Jenkins and Jim Anderson. Friends may call at Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton from 11:00 a.m. to the service hour on Tuesday, February 12, 2013.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 304, Princeton, WV.

Online condolences may be made by visiting

Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton is serving the Carr family.

Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Glen Kahle Belcher Glen Kahle Belcher

    BLUEFIELD — Glen Kahle Belcher, 82 of Bluefield, WV went home to be with the Lord Monday, July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Betty Jo Gray Betty Jo Gray

    Betty Jo Gray, 76, of the Springfield Center in Lindside, formerly of Princeton Towers, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at her residence.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Juanita Bourne Coon

    Juanita Bourne Coon, age 75 of the Gratton community in Tazewell, VA died Monday, July 28, 2014 at Welmont Bristol Regional Medical Center in Bristol, TN.

    July 30, 2014

  • Charles Harold Wade Charles Harold Wade

    Charles Harold Wade, 86, of the Old Athens Road, Princeton died suddenly Sunday afternoon at Princeton Community Hospital.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wanda Howery Davis

    Wanda Howery Davis, age 55 of Tazewell, VA died Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Charleston Area Medical Center in Charleston, WV.

    July 30, 2014

  • Evelyne Robinette “Bunny” Cox Evelyne Robinette “Bunny” Cox

     Evelyne Robinette “Bunny” Cox, age 79 of the Gratton community in Tazewell, VA died Monday, July 28, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield, WV.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Nathaniel “Boo Boo” Saunders

    Nathaniel “Boo Boo” Saunders, age 67, of Rocky Gap, VA passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    July 29, 2014

  • Dorothy Mae Smith Hoge Dorothy Mae Smith Hoge

    BLUEFIELD — Dorothy Mae Smith Hoge. The angels came on the evening of Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. and took Dorothy home to be with her Lord and family.

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • Charles Ray Ellison Sr.

    PRINCETON — Charles Ray Ellison, Sr., 72, of the Courthouse Road, Princeton, died late Sunday night, July 27, 2014 at his residence.

    July 29, 2014

  • Wallace Gray “P.I.” Yates

    NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Wallace Gray “P.I.” Yates, age 93 of North Tazewell, VA passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at his daughter's home.

    July 29, 2014