Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Myrtle Faye Youree Carr, 89, of Durant, passed away on Nov. 22, 2012, in the Durant hospital. She was born Nov. 3, 1923, in Utica, the daughter of Harry Youree and Myrtle Beale Youree. She graduated from Utica High School and attended SOSU. She married RC “Monk” Carr in January of 1943. She and Monk lived in the Utica area all of her life where she and Monk were members of the Utica Baptist Church. She was a very active member of the community for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Juanita Layhand and Lucille Robnett. Survivors include husband RC Carr of the home; daughter Carolyn Anderson with husband Bob of Durant; son Mark Carr with wife Debbie of Comanche; grandsons, Chris Haworth with wife Dee Ann of Utica, Kelly Haworth with wife Tammie of Blanchard, and Nick Carr with wife Amanda of Carter; great-grandsons, Tyler and Derrick Haworth of Utica, and Nate, Scott and Zack Carr of Carter, and Asa and Titus Haworth of Blanchard; great-granddaughters, Ashlee Carr of Carter, and Lydia Grace Haworth of Blanchard; brother Eugene Youree of Sherman, Texas; sisters, Pat Trostle of Denison, Texas, and Dean Sweeney of Durant; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.