He was born June 19, 1942, in Hartford City, Ind., to Garth and Bertha (Tudor) Carr. He entered the U.S. Navy on June 22, 1959. SOGSN Jerry D. Carr was honorably discharged on Oct. 13, 1961.
He was an assembler for Zimmer for 20 years before retiring in 1987. He was a member of the Warsaw Eagles.
Mr. Carr is survived by three daughters: Melanie McNeill, North Webster, Ind.; Nikki (Charles J.) Brindle, Warsaw; and Tabatha (Alex) Bruner, Warsaw; five grandchildren: Mason, Adrieanna, Maria, Christopher and Anthony; one great-granddaughter: Shealyn; a sister: Loretta E. Garver, Warsaw; a half-brother: Clint Gressell, Invah, Ind.
He was preceded in death by a brother: Donald Carr.
Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Kosciusko County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 1906, Warsaw, IN 46581.
Titus Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.