GASTONIA - Shirley Thomas Carr, known as Granny, passed from this world on Nov. 13, 2012, after battling cancer.
She taught tennis for 23 years in Gastonia, with her daughter and in home son, Hank and Sharon Carr-Avants and granddaughter Cory
Ann; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
There will be a celebration of her life hosted at Racquet Club of Gastonia 1 p.m. Sunday with a 1:15 p.m. remembrance followed by a covered dish and Tennis.
Online condolences may be made at www.carolinacremation.com.