Ann Carman, age 66, of Hartsville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021.

Ann was a dedicated wife, mother of 11 children and grandmother to 35 grandchildren. She was raised in Carthage, the daughter of coach Turney Ford and wife Hilda Ford, and sister to Lynn, Judy, and Kathy.

Darrell and Ann married on June 18, 1972 and enjoyed over 48 years of marriage. They raised their 11 children in the Green Grove Community of Trousdale County which they loved. Ann was a faithful member of Grace Baptist Church in Hartsville for more than 35 years. Ann loved everyone she met and everyone she met loved her. To know her was to love her. She will be greatly missed.

Ann Carman is survived by: husband of 48 years, Darrell Carman; six daughters, Christy (Chris) Helson, Charity (James) West, Cayla (Wesley) Anderson, Carrie (Jordan) Green, Candace (David) Armistead and Courtney Carman; five sons, Michael Carman, Matthew (Betsy) Carman, Mark (Britteny) Carman, Chad (Lamanda) Carman and Caleb Carman; 35 grandchildren; two sisters, Judy (Bob) DiSalvo and Kathy (Mark) Reece; two sisters-in-law, Kathy (Lloyd) Andrews and Karen (Kenny) Armstrong; two brothers-in-law, Harold (Debbie) Carman and Carroll Carman; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Ann was preceded in death by: sister, Dr. Lynn Ford; and sister-in-law, Linda Carman.

Funeral services were held at Grace Baptist Church in Hartsville on Monday, Feb. 8, officiated by Bro. Carroll Carman, Bro. Donny Martin, Bro. Chris Davis and Bro. Justin Dillehay.

Pallbearers were sons and sons-in-law.

Interment was in the Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the third-floor staff at Sumner Regional Medical Center.

Please make memorial contributions in honor of Ann Carman to the Hartsville Community Pregnancy Center or the Hartsville Cemetery.

Anthony Funeral Home, 337 McMurry Blvd. E, Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280, anthony, was in charge of arrangements.

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