John A. “Jac” Carrick

March 26, 1939 ‒ October 15, 2003

College Park, Maryland

MANSFIELD: John Arnold “Jac” Carrick, 64, of College Park, Maryland, died Wednesday afternoon October 15, 2003 in Doctors Community Hospital in Lanham, Maryland following a long illness.

He was born March 26, 1939 in Richmond, Virginia to Jesse A. Carrick and Mary Frances Barr Carrick Schmotzer, and was graduated from Mansfield Senior High School in 1957.

Jac earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University in 1961, his Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University in 1967, and his Master’s Degree of General Administration from the University of Maryland in 1982.

He had worked as a Financial Analyst since 1969 with the Internal Revenue Service in Washington, D.C., valuating securities of closely held corporations, as well as reviewing and recommending IRS litigation position to trial lawyers.

Jac was a Registered Investment Adviser, licensed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and was also licensed with the U.S. District Court and Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, U. S. Claims Court, U.S. Tax Court, U.S. District Court for Northern District of Ohio and the Supreme Court of Ohio.

He was a member of the Panel of Arbitrators for both the New York Stock Exchange and the Superior Court of D.C. He was a member of the National Association of Business Economists, The District of Columbia Bar, the Washington Society of Investment Analysts, the American Bar Association, and a Fellow of the Financial Analysts Federation.

Jac was awarded the Certificate of Recognition in 1990 as the IRS National Director of Appeals, in 1986 the Special Achievement Award from the Appeals Division and in 1981 a Certificate of Recognition from the IRS Southwest Region.

He had most recently served the IRS as an instructor of appeals officer-training programs, lecturing nationwide, as well as testifying in U.S. Tax Courts.

He is survived by his mother Mary Frances Schmotzer of Mansfield; his sister and brother-in-law Susan and Lawrence Arnold of Bellville; a nephew Matthew Arnold; his special friend Phyllis Berg of College Park, Maryland; his aunt Jean Barr of Mansfield; cousins Donna Jean Barr and Melanie Staker; and several Carrick cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father Jesse A. Carrick in 1946 and his stepfather Norman M. Schmotzer in 1975.

The family will receive friends Monday, October 20, 2003 from 5-7 pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where the funeral service will be held Tuesday at 10:30 am. Pastor Kevin Crawford will officiate. Burial will follow in Mansfield Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society may be made at the funeral home.

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