Carl Vincent Strayhorn, 1920-2014

The Rev. Carl Vincent Strayhorn, 93, of Searcy passed away Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. 
He was born in Searcy, the son of William and Mary Hooper Strayhorn. He was a retired associate minister who served in several United Methodist churches in the North Arkansas Conference. 
He is survived by a son, Darrell Strayhorn and his wife, Patricia; a daughter, Carolyn George and her husband, William; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and two great great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Emma Alto (Britt) Strayhorn; four brothers, Finis, Redus, Ollie and Otha Strayhorn; and a sister, Lucy Boyd. 
Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 25, at Powell Funeral Home. Interment followed at the Weir Cemetery in McRae, Ark.