Roy Maxton Carr of Miami, Okla. passed from this life Monday, January 29, 2018 at Seneca House, in Seneca, Mo. He was 82.

Roy was born July 3, 1935 in Sampson County, N.C. to Wilbert and Hazel (McClennie) Carr. He had lived in Miami since 1981 moving from North Carolina. He served in the U.S. Navy and worked for J.M. Farms in Miami, Okla. as traffic manager. He was a member of the Southeast Baptist Church in Miami, Okla. 

Roy was preceded in death by a son Mackey Carr, his parents and three brothers.

He married Mary (Day) Carr June 19, 1994 and she survives of the home. Additional survivors include his step-daughter Lesa Walker of Miami, Okla. and a grandson Justin Walker of Miami, Okla. 

Graveside services Friday, February 2, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, Okla. with Pastor Leon Weece officiating. Military Rites will be conducted by American Legion Post # 147 Funeral Detail.   The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami. Services have been placed in the care of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla. Online condolences may be made at