The Reverend Stone N. Carr was the first African-American Commissioner of Alcoa, TN. He entered eternal rest on August 14, 2020 at the age of 88. Rev. Carr was also a retired pastor in Alcoa and Knoxville, a civil engineer, business owner, political activist and community leader, who was recognized for his many contributions to the communities of East Tennessee. (Read the full obituary in OBITS.)
The Reverend Stone N. Carr was the first African-American Blount County Commissioner.