Carrie Jarrells, 96, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 27.
Jarrells was born in Crawfordville, Georgia and was a resident of Rockaway for more than 60 years.
Jarrells was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Mary Dixson, Melvin Ivey, Johnny B. Ivey, Carey Winfield and Willie Ivey; and grandchildren, Allen Barnes and Joanne Haynes.
She is survived by her children, Bobby Lee Jarrells, Clara “Hazel” Barnes and Daisy “Nookie” Haynes; sons-in-law, James Barnes and Marvin Haynes; sisters in law, Janie Jarrells and Martha Weaver; five grandchildren, 21 greatgrandchildren, 16 great-great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Interment took place at Pinelawn Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York.