04/11/04 — CARL R. SEYMOUR

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LaGRANGE -- Carl Randolph Seymour, 86, of 2378 Institute Road died Saturday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Seymour was born in Greene County to the late Jasper and Mattie Carter Seymour. He was the husband of the late Ellen Barfield Seymour; and was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Pope. He was a member of Wheat Swamp Christian Church and was a retired long distance truck driver.

Funeral services will be held today at 3 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home. Interment will be Monday at 11 a.m. from Pinelawn Memorial Park.

Mr. Seymour is survived by three children, Carl E. Seymour and wife Kaye of Snow Hill, Norma Purvis and husband John of La Grange, Judy Moore and husband Tony of Kinston; six sisters, Pearl Price of Seven Springs, Laverne Fields of La Grange, Yvonne Parnell of Goldsboro, Shirley Adams of St. George, Ga., Bernice Zorn of Sun Valley, Nev., and Doris Frye of Ariz.; 12 grandchildren, Jeff Seymour, Mona Gordon, Stephanie Pope, Jennifer Nichols, Cindy Gaskins, Anne Purvis, Clint Purvis, Jessica Rosenbaum, Daniel Purvis, Jony Moore, Tee Moore and Tyler Moore; six great-grandchildren, Brittany Hill, Christian Gordon, Shane Nichols, Kasey Gordon, Ethan Gaskins and Madison Rosenbaum.

The family will receive friends following the service Sunday and at other times they will be at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Purvis, 3630 Drew Farmer Road, LaGrange. Arrangements are by Rouse Funeral Home, LaGrange.


Published in Obituaries on April 11, 2004 9:36 AM