09/16/04 — LEWIS CARTER

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TURKEY -- Lewis Franklin Carter, 84, of 7662 Turkey Highway, died Wednesday at Sampson Regional Medical Center.

The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Turkey Baptist Church with the Rev. Ken Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Devotional Gardens in Warsaw.

Mr. Carter was a native of Sampson County and was the son of the late Owen Lee Carter and Bertha Smith Carter. He was a member of Turkey Baptist Church and the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

He is survived by his wife, Jerutha Carter of the home; a daughter, Judy Ruddle of Turkey; three brothers, Clarence O. Carter of Fayetteville, Herbert L. Carter of Lake Norman and Vernon Carter of Mount Olive; one sister, Ethelene C. Swisher of Goldsboro; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends tonight from 7 until 9 at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home in Clinton, and other times at the residence.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, Mid-Atlantic Memorial Processing Center, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Va. 23058-5216; or to the American Cancer Society, 930-B Wellness Drive, Greenville, N.C. 27834.

Published in Obituaries on September 16, 2004 1:46 PM