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Sharon Joy Carr

October 16, 1962 — December 9, 2020

Sharon Joy Carr, 58, of Tifton passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at Tift Regional Medical Center.

A Celebration of Life service will be held by the family on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. in Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Glenn Ford officiating.

Sharon was born October 16, 1962 in Tifton to the late Marvin Wayne Carr, Sr., and Janet Robinson Carr. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Sheryl Carr Ford and her brother Marvin Wayne Carr., Jr.

Sharon grew up in Tifton where she graduated from Tift County High School and attended ABAC. As a child, she grew up in First Baptist Church of Tifton and was later baptized at Calvary Baptist Church where she became a member. Witnessing to others about her faith was a big part of her life. She worked for the Pub in Tifton and as a manager for several Ryan’s Steakhouses.

Sharon is survived by two brothers and sisters-in-law, Jimmy and Judy Carr of Ellijay and Mike and Peggy Carr of Tifton; her sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Dr. Don Griffin of Newnan; her brother-in-law, Rev. Glenn Ford of Tifton, her sister-in-law, Marie Carr of San Antonio, Texas and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins

She always loved children so donations in lieu of flowers to The Georgia Baptist Children's Home would be appreciated.  The Georgia Baptist Children's Home, 9420 Blackshear Hwy SE, Baxley, Ga. 31513 or online at

Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements

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