Mrs. Elizabeth Bullington Carter, 93, of Athens, AL, passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Carter was born August 29, 1924, in Weakley County, TN, to Evart Fuller and Ela Morgan Bullington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard Carter; brother, Evart Bullington Jr.; and sister, Inez Norwood.
Mrs. Carter is survived by her daughters, June Carter Collins (Ken) and Amelia Kay Holt (Tim); sons, Steven Wade Carter (Wanda) and Tim Carter (Frankie); nine grandchildren, Nathan Collins, Nick Collins, David Carter, Dan Carter, April Carter Kitchen, Luke Carter, Tim Holt Jr., Tammie Holt Marsh and Robin Carter Wolfe; 17 great-grandchildren; brothers, J.H. Bullington, Ed Bullington; Jim Bullington; sisters, Jo Bullington Redding, Mae Bullington Wimberly; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services for Mrs. Carter were held 11 a.m. Monday, December 11, 2017, at West Hobbs St. Church of Christ with Bill Irby and Steve Carter officiating. The family received friends Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. Burial was in Roselawn Cemetery.
Pallbearers were the grandsons. Honorary pallbearers were sons, sons-in-law and Lions Club members.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Potter's Orphan's Home and Family Ministries, P.O. Box 479, Bowling Green, KY 41201-9959; Apologetics Press, 230 Landmark Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117-9687; Freed Hardiman College, 158 Main St., Henderson, TN 38340; Hospice of Limestone Co., 405 S. Marion St., Athens, AL 35611; or Child Haven Children's Home, 1816 Childhaven Road NE, Cullman, AL 35055.
Published on December 11, 2017