William Bill Dale Carr, of Portland, Michigan, born on February 17, 1938 in Lake Odessa, Michigan, passed away at age 80 on November 9, 2018 in Stevensville, Michigan, he never lost his joy of the Lord, and even in his time of sickness he was sunshine and life-giving to those around him, always looking for a friendly conversation and any way to give or get a smile. William was the beloved husband of Carolyn. He is survived by his brothers, Robert (Diane) and Charles (Connie); and sister, Sandra (Lee), and dear father to Kimberly (Dale), Kari (Mike), Kelly (John), Josh (Lynn) Robin (Mike), Terryl (Ann), Rod (Ondreia); and grandfather to Kristin, Mitchell, Josiah, Sydney, Wesley, Ben, Alexis, Taylor, Fisher, and Payton. Friends and family are welcome to attend the memorial service yet to be determined, officiated by Rev. Robert Lynch, at Allegan United Methodist Church, 409 Trowbridge St, Allegan, Michigan, 49010.