June 26, 2015
This correspondence is being sent at the request of the Adjutant General, Bishop Matthew Williams as per our Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake. It is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop Robert Richard Carr, the Prelate of the Greater Northern California Second Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction. The home going services will be as follows:
The Local and Jurisdictional Home going Celebration
The National Home going Celebration
both services will be held at the
Ephesians Church Of God In Christ
(change of venue)
DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina
Hotel Block: GNC2-Friendship
All expressions of kindness can be sent to:
Mother Gail M. Sample Carr
3600 Sierra Ridge #1074 ~ RIchmond, California 94806 ~ Telephone: 510.758.5456
The Adjutant General is requesting that all Hotel Accommodations and Ground Transportation needs for the General Board be emailed to me at [email protected] on or before Thursday, July 2, 2015.
The Adjutant General is further requesting that all Bishops who will be attending the national celebration, please wear your “Class A” vestments. All National Adjutant brothers who will be serving, please wear your "Class A" vestments. National Adjutant sisters who will be serving, please wear your white habits. All ecumenical and civic guests, please contact my office concerning your attendance so that we may be able to properly receive you at the service.
Let us be in prayer for the family and the jurisdiction during this most difficult time. If I can assist you further concerning this matter, please call my office at 501.712.0048.
In His Service,
Bishop Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Assistant General Secretary / Records and Archives
Scribe of the Adjutancy
Church Of God In Christ, Inc.