Ina Ruth Carr, 83, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at her residence after an extended illness.She was a faithful member of Mowbray Presbyterian Church.She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse B. Carr; parents, Louis and Sarah Johnson; sisters, Ellen Guess, Anne Yother, Gladys Johnson; brothers, Jasper Johnson, Coy Johnson, Arwin Johnson, Thomas Johnson, Virgil Johnson and Warren Johnson.She is survived by her two sons, Lamar (Connie) Carr, Odell (Vicky) Carr; sister, Myrtle Smith; brother, L.F. Johnson Jr.; three grandchildren, Beverly (Wayne) Jones, Jason Carr, Misty (Jeremy) Hicks; six great-grandchildren, Ashley (Wesley) Lewis, Cody Jones, Hunter Jones, Makayla Hicks, Kensley Hicks; Weston Hicks; one great-great-grandchild, Emma Jones; one nephew who they assisted raising, Kenneth Johnson; and several nieces and nephews.The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 12, 2011, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, with Rev. Art Hampson and Rev. Louis Johnson officiating.Burial will follow in Varner Cemetery on Mowbray Mountain.Visitation with the family will be noon to 9 p.m. Thursday.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga, C/O The Hospice of Chattanooga Foundation, P.O. Box 19269, Chattanooga, TN 37416, or to the Varner Cemetery on Mowbray Mountain, c/o Joe E. Johnson, 8606 Pebble Stone Drive, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation for the Selfless generosity and untiring labor of love demonstrated to Ina Ruth and her family over the past six months.Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.