Robert Carr
June 4, 1936 - January 25, 2018

Robert Carr

Robert Carr was a follower of Jesus Christ and has gone home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at his home in New Braunfels. Born on June 4, 1936 in Channing, Texas to Edwin M. and Patricia R. Carr, he was the middle of seven children.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his sisters, Ann Murtishaw, and Jean McDonald; and brothers, Randall Carr, and Don Carr.

Robert is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Jean Carr; son, Keith Carr and his wife Cyndi; daughter, Alica Halstrom and her husband Tom; sister, Carolyn Freeman; and brother, Paul Carr and his wife Barbara.

Robert received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Texas Tech and practiced as a registered engineer for 30 years in several states, England, Saudi Arabia, and Indonesia and was also a commodity and stock trader. Robert was a good, hard working man, a caring father, and deeply felt that his life was made complete by his relationship with his loving wife.

A celebration of life and resurrection will be held at the First United Methodist Church in New Braunfels at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. To leave a message for the family, please visit and obituaries.