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Howard Richard Carter, Russell County, KY (1953-2015)

He was a truck driver for Stephens Pipe & Steel. He was a native of Indianapolis, IN, and a resident of Jamestown, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Howard Milton & Ruby Burton Carter. His wife, Mary Ellen Carter, survives. He leaves seven direct living descendants.
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Howard Richard Carter, 61, of Jamestown, died Sunday, March 15, 2015 at the Russell County Hospital, ER, Russell Springs, KY.

Visitation for Howard Richard Carter will be 9am-11amCT, Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY. No funeral service is scheduled.

Howard Richard Carter, Russell County, KY (1953-2015)

He was born May 2, 1953 in Indianapolis, Marion County, IN. He was the son of the late Howard Milton & Ruby Burton Carter. He died Sunday, March 15, 2015, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 61 years, 10 months, and 13 days.

He was a truck driver for Stephens Pipe & Steel.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Timothy Lee Carter; one brother, Donald Carter; and two sisters, Brenda Carson and Sue Embry.

Survivors include the following:
  • Wife: Mary Ellen Carter, Jamestown, KY

  • Two children: William Russell Carter, and Terena Bernard, both of Jamestown, KY

  • Five grandchildren: Kalyn Carter, Kegan Sullivan, Savanna Sullivan, Autumn Carter, and Keara Carter

  • Three sisters: Sheila Carter, Rhonda Carter, Terry Carter, all of Indianpolis, IN

  • Three brothers: David Ellis, Jimmy Carter, Russell Carter, all of Indianpolis, IN
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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2015-03-17 04:47:51

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