Carl Curry, 73, of Elm Mott, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior Friday afternoon, November 22, 2013, at his residence surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 26, at Aderhold Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Ricky Woodall officiating. Burial will follow at Gerald Cemetery. The family will receive visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, November 25, at the funeral home.
Carl was born July 15, 1940 in Malone, the son of Forrest M. and Mary Lynn (Madera) Curry. He attended school in Malone and graduated from Hubbard High School in 1958. On August 6, 1978, he was united in marriage to Nancy Holzer Willis in Las Vegas, Nevada. He worked for the Chattanooga Glass Co. in Corsicana and Owen Illinois Glass Plant until his retirement in 2002. Carl was an avid fan of the Texas Longhorns, Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers. He enjoyed playing dominoes, watching peewee football and spending time with his family.
Carl is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Gary Willis; two brothers, Carroll Curry and James Lucas; and a sister, Lessie Pickrel.
Survivors include his wife of 35years, Nancy Curry of Elm Mott; sons, Michael Curry of Waco and Mike Willis and wife, Dee, of Bedford; daughter, Karen Aguilar of San Antonio; brothers, Weldon Curry and Jerry Curry and wife, Martha; sister, Betty Ann Bell; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers are Benji Norris, Stacey Driskell, Richard Busby, Steve Wade, Gary Straten and Mark Koenig.
The family would like to thank Southern Care Hospice for their excellent care during Carl's illness.
Memorial guest book found at www.aderholdfuneralhome.com.
July 15, 1940 - November 22, 2013
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