John Robert Carey

February 2, 1963 ~ November 1, 2022 (age 59) 59 Years Old

John Carey Obituary

John Carey

     John Robert Carey; 59 of Russell Kentucky formerly of Coal Grove Ohio passed away Tuesday November 1, 2022 in Huntington West Virginia.

   The Coal Grove native was born February 2, 1963, a son of the late Sharon Clark Carey  and the late John (Peabod) Carey. He was a Veteran of the United States Army, a graduate of the 1982 Class of Dawson-Bryant High School, a former Truck driver and HVAC Technician. John loved the Outdoors where he liked to fish, camp and ride Motorcycles. He enjoyed listening to Music but most of all, he loved his family.

     In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by a brother; Mitch Carey 

     He is survived by his wife; Garri Carey, 6 children; Jessica Jenkins, John R. Carey Jr., Lani Carey, Anthony, Jon, and Robert Stevens, 7 grand children; Justin McKee, Devyn and Zach Jenkins, Brooklyn Hitchcock, Noah, Grayson and Lilly Carey , a nephew; Travis Carey and a host of family and friends.


Graveside Service with Full Military Honors will be held at 2:pm Thursday November 10, 2022 at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East, Grayson, Kentucky. A Gathering of Friends and family afterwards beginning at 5:30 pm with a balloon release at dusk at the Riverbank in Russell Kentucky Picnic Area 105 Main Street Russell, Kentucky.  Memorial donations in his honor be made to his daughter Jessica to help with final expenses. She does have a Cash app at $tumblersbyjess.

     The services have been entrusted to the Taylor Brown family of Brown Funeral Chapel.

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Military Honors
November 10, 2022

2:00 PM
Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East, Greenup, Kentucky

Gathering of Family and Friends
November 10, 2022

5:30 PM


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