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Carlas Gilmore Segrest, 73, of Shorter,Al. died Saturday, August 11, 2018, at UAB Hospital.  Carlas was born on March 2, 1945 in Shannon, MS.  She was raised in the Valley Grove community and graduated from Pontotoc High School in 1963.    She worked 33 years for BellSouth and retired in 1996.   She enjoyed quilting and gardening, but most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren.   She was preceded in death by her parents, Eddie Gilmore and Mauvleen Coggins Fleming, as well as her sister, Brenda Gilmore Raines.    She is survived by her husband,  Chan Segrest of Shorter Al., daughters Tona Montgomery Justice (John) of Madison MS. and Melissa Blue Peterson (Derek) of Helena Al;  her step-daughters, Sandra Kay Segrest Conner (Jack) of Shorter, Al. and Christine Segrest of Shorter, as well as four grandchildren, Leighton Justice, Carter Peterson, Avery Peterson, and Shelby Conner. She was a member of the Methodist faith.  Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at 2:00 P.M. at Bradford’s Chapel United Methodist Church with Rev. Jim Meadows officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  Visitation will be Tuesday, August 14 at 06:00 - 08:00 P.M. at Corbitt’s Funeral Home.  Pallbearers will be John Justice, Derek Peterson, Jack Conner, Philip Segrest, Mike Segrest, and Clinton Segrest. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bradford’s Chapel United Methodist Church.