She is survived by a son and his wife: Jimmy and Becky Carter, of Oskaloosa, a daughter-in-law (Dan’s widow): Karen Carter, of New Sharon, 9 Grandchildren: B.J. (and Julie) Carter, of Oskaloosa, Shari (and JR) Wolver, of Oskaloosa, Conrad (and Christina) Carter, of Pinson, Tenn., Ebon (and Ranee) Carter, of Boone, Jeremiah (and Jozana) Carter, of New Sharon, Elisa (and Doug) Klahsen, of Pella, Joel (and Sarah) Carter, of Springfield, Mo., Jonathan (and Allyson) Carter, of Chicago, and Josiah (and Megan) Carter, of Des Moines, 21 great-grandchildren: Jayce, Cayden, Brayton, Carter, Jori, Jarrett, Tatum, Truitt, Laura (and Cesar), Anthony (and Jessica), Paige, Elizabeth, Hannah, Clayton, Evelyn, Annaleigh, Elaine, Josiah, Hudson, Mack, June, 4 great-grandchildren: Alexandria, Isabella, Cesar, Connor, 2 nieces: Linda (Larry) Fleener, of Brentwood, Calif., and Mary Lee (and Don) McAdoo, of Chickasaw, Okla. She is also remembered by two Christian telephone buddies, Marge Dickerson and Mable Whipple (who is now deceased).
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Bill, her son, Danny, and a sister, Betty Timmons Galindo.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 13, at 10:30 a.m. in the First Assembly of God Church in Oskaloosa with the Rev. Michael Dotson officiating. Burial will be in the Forest Cemetery in Oskaloosa. The Bates Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will begin Wednesday morning after 10 a.m. in the Bates Funeral Chapel and the family will be at the funeral chapel from 5-7 Wednesday evening to greet friends and relatives. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Assembly of God Missions/ MHP Hospice Services.