Carol Barr Biography
Carol Barr (Eleanor Carol Leavell) was the wife of Kentucky Congressman and attorney Andy Barr. She died on June 16, 2020.
She previously served as the executive director of the Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship.
Carol Barr Age
She was 39 years old at the time of her death.
Carol Barr Daughters
She and her husband had two children together; both girls. Their daughter’s names are Eleanor and Mary Clay.
Carol Barr Husband
Carol was married to American attorney and politician, Andy Barr. The couple got married in 2008 and were together until Carol’s death.
Andy has the U.S. Representative for Kentucky’s 6th congressional district since 2013. He previously served in the administration of Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher.
Carol Barr Death
Carol died at her home in Lexington. Mary Rosado Andy Barr’s Chief of Staff released a statement regarding Carol’s death. The statement read;
“Congressman Andy Barr’s wife Carol passed away suddenly tonight at the family home in Lexington. During this tragic time, we respectfully ask for privacy for Congressman Barr and his family to grieve Mrs. Barr being called home to heaven. Congressman Barr may release a more detailed statement at a later date, but right now is solely focused on being a father to his two beautiful daughters.”
Mac Brown, Chairman of the Republican Party of Kentucky also released a statement that read;
“Our hearts go out to the Barr family at this tragic news,” Republican Party of Kentucky Chairman Mac Brown said. “While there are no words that can heal the pain of losing a loved one, we pray together that God will comfort Congressman Andy Barr, their daughters, and the entire family through this very difficult time.”
Carol Barr Cause of Death
Information regarding her cause of death has not yet been revealed.