Buell Benjamin Carr
was born January 3, 1942 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He went home to be with the Lord on Sept.23, 2012. A 1959 graduate of Chaffey High School in Ontario, California, there he was a standout Track & Field athlete. Ben moved to the Portland/ Vancouver area 34 years ago and began his career in transportation with Broadway Cab and then Radio Cab Company of Portland, Oregon. Ben accepted Christ as his personal Savior and lived zealously for the Lord. He loved studying the bible and its history; he attended Victory Outreach Ministries and Living Hope Church.
Ben is survived by his wife Sandye, six children Christopher, Kevin, Yvette, Vonda, Ronrico, and Kenneth Carr. He was a loving grandfather of 10 grandchildren. Ben was the brother of Hobart, Edwina Carr Alexander and Bettie Carr Andrews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Buell and Betty. A reception in Ben's honor was held September 22, 2012. He was an awesome person and will be missed by everyone who knew him.
Please send memorial contributions for an honorarium in Ben's name to Ray Hickey Hospice 2112 E. Mill Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA.98661. Sign guest book at www.vancouverfuneralchapel.net