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“Paul Eddie, I'm sorry I could not be with you and the family during this difficult time. Aunt Mary Lou was a wonderful lady who was always quick...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Eric - San Diego, CA - Nephew

“Paul Eddie so sorry for your loss. I remember you all living down the street and sitting on the front porch with you mom. Prayers are with you my...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: CC Walker` - Hilliard, OH

“Paul Eddie & Lloyd, So sorry to find out that You lost Your Love one,Mary lou was a great person,Met Her 40 some years ago,the reunited at Shermon...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Brenda Taylor - friend

“Paul Eddie, So sorry for your loss of your mother, you all will be in my prayers. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Dianna Whitt - Acquantance

“I loved working for her .She was a great person .Her loss is such a shock I will miss her terribly.She was so kind and caring.Lloyd know she is in...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Sharon Bentley - IrontonworkerI, OH

“Paul Eddie, I am so sorry for your loss. I have such wonderful memories of your mom. She was such a wonderful person and a mother figure to me. My...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Billie Johnson - Dayton, OH

“Paul Eddie: I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you and your family during your loss. You are in our prayers. Nathan and Martha ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Martha Butler - Jacksonville, FL

“Mary Lou was a very loving person who never met a stranger. THANK YOU Me-Maw for all the happy memories that you have given Ed, Kristen and me. You...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Sue Lawless - Aunt

Mary Lou Hager Carman, 78, of Ironton, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia. The Ironton, Ohio native was born May 31, 1934, the daughter of the late Stanley and Wilma McCall Gannon. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul Carman.

Mary Lou attended Ironton City Schools and St. Joseph High School. She was a member of the Goodwill Club at Sherman Thompson Towers, a member of Sharon Baptist Church and a senior companion with the C.O.A.D. Program.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by:
her step father: Orville Gannon
grandparents: Elmer and Mae Hunley and Charles and Mary Hager

She is survived by:
her life partner: Lloyd Webb of Ironton
a son: Paul Carman of Flatwoods, KY
a sister: Rita Justice of Ashland, KY
granddaughter: Nikki Carman of Wurtland, KY
niece: Debra Martin of Ironton
special niece: Aleigha Lawless of Ironton
nephew and his wife: Eddie and Sue Lawless of Huntington, WV,
nephew; Scott Lawless of Ironton
nephew and his wife; Eric and Ann Shafer of San Diego, CA
great niece; Sydney Shafer of San Diego, CA
great niece and her husband; Kristen Lawless-Howerton and Daniel of Lewisburg, WV.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 South Seventh Street, Ironton, Ohio with Rev. Aaron Fields officiating. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery and visitation will be Saturday from 9:00 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Josh Reed, Greg Patrick, Waldo Webb, Eddie Lawless, Scott Lawless, and Daniel Howerton.

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