WARREN - Carolyn Dansby Warr, 70, 1225 Tod Ave. S.W., Warren, departed this life at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013, at her residence following complications from an extended illness.
She was born March 7, 1942, in Newcomerstown, the daughter of Osie and Lilian Draper Dansby, coming to the area in 1964 from Akron.
She was a 1959 graduate of Newcomerstown High School and attended Jane Adams School of Nursing in Cleveland.
Ms. Warr was employed with Delphi Packard Electric for 26 years before retiring in March 1999. She was previously employed at Warren General Hospital as a ward clerk from 1964 to 1972.
She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church and Seven Seventeen Credit Union and enjoyed baseball (Cleveland Indians) and reading.
She leaves to mourn one son, Marc Warr of Warren; three grandchildren, Shelclia Wynn of Columbus, Ga., Tenina Williamson of Warren and Tiana Fallins of Canton; four great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Ms. Rhoda L. Dansby; and three brothers, Gerald Dansby, Lloyd Dansby and Floyd Dansby.
Funeral services will be held at noon Wednesday at Trinity Baptist Church, where friends may call from 11 a.m. to noon.
Family will also receive friends at 1225 Tod Ave S.W., Warren 44485.
Burial will be at Pineview Memorial Park.
Arrangements were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.