Virginia Mae Carl, 91
Virginia was born on May 11, 1926 in Talladega, AL. She now rests in heavenly peace with her LORD having passed peacefully on the morning of May 12, 2017. Visitation will be held at Memorial Gardens on Three Notch Road in Mobile, AL on Sunday evening 6-8 PM, and funeral services will begin in the chapel Monday at 10 AM.
Virginia was an accomplished woman as mother, wife and homemaker as well as being the 1st female seated on the Civil Service Board in Sylacauga, AL, an area gubernatorial campaign manager in the ‘60s, business owner in 3 cities in Alabama, and an accomplished and published author. She was a long time active member of Life Church in Mobile, and actively shared her faith, prayers and heavenly guidance with her family and all those in her life. She was predeceased by her husband, Jerry L Carl, Sr., and brothers Bob, Richard and Robert and (1) sister Ruby. She is survived by children Nancy Summer (Dan), Sherry Carl English, Rhonda Pierce (Frank), and Jerry Carl (Tina), (3) sisters Ruth, Evelyn, and Mary Jo, (1) brother Joe, (11) grandchildren, and (15) Great Grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Virginia touched many lives and left an indelible impression of her faith on each and every one. She would want everyone she touched to know how dear they were to her and how much she appreciated their friendship, their time, and their prayers, especially those who were her care givers in her final days. In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to Life Church of Mobile or The Dementia Society of America. Condolences may be offered at www.mobilememorialfunerals.com. Funeral arrangements by Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
Chad, I'm so sorry for your loss. My sympathy to you and your family...your Facebook friend.
Sally HaydonChadFredericksburg, VA
To Jerry, Nancy and all who loved this lovely lady, I am so sorry for your loss. I only met your mom one time, but clearly she leaves a legacy of goodness and grace through her children and her grandchildren. May God comfort and bless you all.
Linda KingMobile, AL
My sweet sister and Aunt Virginia,
We both love you and think the world of the life you've led as a witness for God. You will be missed more than words can express. Mama and Daddy will be glad to see you in Heaven.
Brenda Grantham and Ruth IrwinTalladega, AL
My Dear Aunt Virginia,
Davy and I love you and you will be greatly missed. Your spiritual witness means a lot to us. You touched the lives of many. Heaven is a beautiful place made more beautiful by your presence.
Sheryl and David GaitherTalladega, AL
To my wonderful sister,
We love you so very much and will miss you always. Heaven is richer because you are there. You have touched so many hearts and lives with your witness. You are a special and unique person loved by many.
Evelyn and Les BurkTalladega, AL
Dear Aunt Virginia, one of the sweetest ladies I have ever known. She was loved by many, many family members, friends and aqaintances. We will miss her so much! Her spiritual witness touched many. Heaven is truely blessed by her presence.
Diane BurkTalladega, AL
I am so very thankful that Virginia recently came into my life and so very sad that we only had a short time together. What a special lady! She will always have a very special place in my heart. My heart and prayers are with all her family and friends.
Donna StevensDeer Park, TX