Myrtle L. Rounds, Tiverton


Myrtle Louise (Carr) Rounds of Ferndale, Mich., passed away on Thursday, March 20, 2014. She was the wife of the late Henry S. Rounds Jr.

She was born in Tiverton on February 22, 1914 to the late Wilfrid and Mary (Lemunyon) Carr.

Myrtle is survived by her children, Richmond Rounds and his wife Nadine of Sterling Heights, Mich., Carolyn Gross and her husband Donald of Alpharetta, Ga., and Nancy Jacobson and her husband Edwin of Bloomfield Hills, Mich.; eight grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren. Myrtle was one of 13 children and has two surviving brothers, Richard Carr of Bothell, Wash., and Allen Carr of Galesburg, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

Her funeral service, to which relatives and friends are invited, will be Thursday, March 27, at 2 p.m. at the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport. Interment will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Tiverton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First Baptist Old Stone Church, 7 Old Stone Church Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878.

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