Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Dwayne "Jim" Carr, 78, of Aurora passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020 in his home.

            Jim was born July 31, 1942 to Marlin and Fern Williams Carr in Aurora, MO.  In his early years Jim worked for his dad where later he had his own full service and first self service gas station in Aurora. He not only took pride in his business but truly relished the friends he made during his time in business.  He loved running the wrecker service and helping others out.

            Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Regina; one son, Richard Carr and wife, Julia of Aurora, MO.; one daughter, Mary Pendergrass and husband, Gene of Aurora, MO.; one sister, Bonnie Logan and Sam Morton of Joplin, MO.; 6 grandchildren, Jami Kelley and husband, Austin, Jennifer Hutton and husband, Jereme, Kristi Mooneyham and husband, Austin, Sabra Durham and husband, Jeremiah, Aaron Pendergrass and wife, Shanon and Braydon Pendergrass; and several great-grandchildren that he adored.

            He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Ronnie Carr.

            Graveside services will be held Wednesday, September 23 at 2:00 p.m. in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Aurora under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.

            A Prayer service will be held Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. with visitation to follow until 1:30 p.m. in the funeral home.