Mrs. McGirr died on December 5, 2006, in Deptford, N.J.
She was the daughter of the late William Judson and Mary Anne Tuggle Carter of Hopkinsville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence R. McGirr; daughter, Karen Lee McGirr; grandparents, William Daniel and Mary Vada Dickerson Carter, and Thomas Burnett and Iza Ludov Averitt Tuggle; and a sister, Willie Gertrude “Billie” Carter.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Thomas Wayne and Theresa Reed of Trenton, Ga., and Lawrence Ray and Jerri McGirr, II, of Warner Robins, Ga.; three daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia Ann and Doug Curlee of Santee, Calif., Gloria Jean and Ed Kinkler of West Deptford, N.J., and Michelle Lynn and Peter Zameska of Pace, Fla.; three sisters, Tommy Carter of Lexington, Virginia Bartley of Canton, Ohio, and Ann Coleman of Clarksville, Tenn.; 19 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 600 White Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ, or to the Disabled American Veterans Association, #64 P.O. Box 386, Mantua, NJ 08051.