Linda Julia Carr, 63, of Aubrey, passed away Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Dallas, TX. Linda was born June 7, 1950, in Lansing, MI, to Joseph and Ann (Shipley) Brooks. She married Alan Barry Carr on January 9, 1984, in San Antonio, TX. Linda was a member of the Great Pyrenees Club of America, American Morgan Horse Association, and the Denton County Historical Commission. Linda retired in 2008 after 10 years of service with FEMA. She was a volunteer docent at the Denton County Courthouse Museum.
She is survived by her spouse, Barry; son, Trevor Douglass of Ruther Glen, VA; daughter, Tara Zimmerman of Woodbridge, VA; three brothers, Bruce Brooks of Kailua Kona, HI, Brion Brooks of Oregon, IL, David Brooks of Bath, MI; sister, Joanne Hoelzle of Diamondale, MI. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial service will be held at 7:00 P.M., Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Slay Memorial Chapel in Aubrey. Donations may be made to Saving Pyrs In Need (Spin Rescue), 301 Allegheny Trail Lane, Garland, TX 75043. Online condolences may be shared at www.slaymemorialfuneralhome.com .
Arrangements are under the direction of Terri Slay and Slay Memorial Funeral Center, Aubrey.