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Carrie Belle McHargh

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Carrie Belle McHargh Obituary
Carrie Belle McHargh (McWilliams)


Carrie B. McHargh, 91, peacefully passed on to be with the Lord on September 1, 2018. She was born March 16, 1927 in Burnt Corn, Alabama to Pauline Watson and Handy McWilliams, both of whom preceded her in death.

Carrie and her sister, Handie, were raised by their grandparents, Charles and Belle McWilliams, after leaving Alabama for Barberton, Ohio. She accepted Christ and was baptized at an early age. She graduated from Barberton High School where she had met the love of her life, Winston McHargh; whom she married. They remained together for 70 years until his passing in 2013. After raising her family, she went to work at Kent State University and retired after 20 years.

Carrie was preceded in death by a sister-in-law, Ruby Solomon; special cousin, Ruby Bland and special friend, Elinor Glover.

She is survived by her children, Winston Jr. (Connie), Phyllis Hughley, Kenneth (Helen), Gloria (William) Beard, Leondro (Valerie) and Carlton (Kagendo); along with 16 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren; sisters, Mary L. Tucker and Ruth (Clarence) Reed; brothers, Roland (Avelyn) Marshall, Willie Marshall and Charles (Mary) McWilliams; numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and special cousin, Nannie Broaddus; sister-in-law, Pearl Parchment; other family, friends and special friend, Vashti Bowers.

Service will be held Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Stewart & Calhoun Funeral Home, 529 W. Thornton St., Akron, OH 44307. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until time of service. Condolences may be sent to Gloria Beard, 533 Avalon Ave., Akron, OH 44320 or Winston McHargh, Jr., 740 City View Ave., Akron, OH 44307.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Sept. 2 to Sept. 11, 2018
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