Carol Ann Backus Nagy

Carol Ann Backus Nagy

March 20, 2021, 81, Goldsboro –

Carol Ann Backus Nagy, 81, passed away on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Wayne UNC Healthcare in Goldsboro. Born on December 2, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Backus and Aldea Paquin Backus.

Carol devoted her life to serving God. Carol served as a missionary all over the world spreading the Gospel. She was a member of The Bridge Church in Princeton, NC. Before becoming a missionary, Carol worked as a Rural Letter Carrier for the US Postal Service. Carol also served in the United States Navy.

A graveside service to celebrate Carol’s life will be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Wayne Memorial Park with Pastor Andy Stovall presiding. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Carol is survived by her daughter, Aldea LaParr, son Gary Clairemont and wife Lisa; grandchildren, Andrew LaParr, Timothy LaParr and wife Taylor, Scott LaParr, Amanda Clairemont, and Matthew Clairemont; great-grandchildren Serenity LaParr and Oaklynn LaParr.

In addition to her parents, Carol is preceded in death by a son, Keith Clairemont, brother, Arthur (Tim) Backus, and son-in-law, Gary Lynn LaParr.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorial donations be made Hope Extended, PO Box 881 Goldsboro, NC 27533 in honor of Carol.

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