Carla J. Ard • October 17, 2017
Carla J. Ard, 52, of Pensacola, FL passed away in her home on Tuesday morning October 17, 2017 from natural causes.
Carla was born on February 10, 1965 in a small town in France where her father, an airman in the U.S Air Force was stationed. She was a lifelong resident of Pensacola, FL. She received a Master’s Degree from Troy State University in Human Resource Management. She worked in childcare for many years and retired as an Asst. Director at Corry Child Development Center. She touched so many lives throughout her own and will continue to live on in their memory and hearts.
She is survived by her wife Cherise (Sid) Valencia, Pensacola; her mother Dorothy (Dot) McCarty, Pensacola; her children Morgan Dazey (Robert), Pensacola; Jakob Ard, Pensacola; Christina Ard, Pensacola; Candance Moreno (Joshua), Temple, TX; grandchildren O’livia Dazey, Quinn Dazey, Joshua Moreno, Drew Moreno, and Eli Moreno and many more family members, by blood, marriage, or friendships that turned into family.
She is preceded in death by her father Carl McCarty, brother Monte McCarty, and best friend Melanie Billings.
Her memorial service will be held Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens; the family will receive friends from 4:00-5:00pm. The service will begin at 5:00pm with Brother Harris officiating.