James Benjamin Carr

July 23, 1947March 14, 2019

James “Papa” B. Carr, 71, of Charleston, WV went home to be with the lord, Thursday, March 14th, 2019. He was born the son of the late George and Violet Wiseman Carr, he was also preceded in death by his brother Frank. He is survived by his two sons Greg (Jodie) Carr and Richard Carr his brother John “Bobby” (Linda) Carr; one sister Gail (Eddie) Lambert; eleven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. James served in the Navy and also was a member of the Carpenters Local Union. He was a proud mountaineer fan. The family wants to invite anybody in attendance to wear the blue and gold. Services will be held Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313. Visitation will be from Noon until the time of service on Wednesday. Online condolences may be made by visiting


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 20, 2019
  • Memorial Service Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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Jennifer Dingess

March 20, 2019

I’m going to miss you papa.When I met you and your family they made me feel like I was a part of the family too.But I will always have the memories that I can carry with me for the rest of my life.And I’ll keep singing your favorite song R.I.P Papa gone but never for gotten

Alicia Newman

March 15, 2019

Sure gonna miss Jim Bob he was a nice and sweet man he always called me gailbob and nobody else is gonna call me that he sure loved moms peanut butter balls and reseese cups love and miss you jimbob

David Coon

March 15, 2019

Prayers for greg. Jody. And the entire family. Jim was a nice man. Rest in peace.