Robert Orville Carter
Robert Orville Carter, 89, of Pulaski, Tennessee, passed away Monday evening, Feb. 3, 2020, at NHC of Pulaski.
He was born Dec. 19, 1930, in Athens, Alabama. He was a loving husband and father who enjoyed spending time with his family. He graduated from Tanner High School in Tanner, Alabama, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Ford Motor Company after 30 years. He was a member of the P.A.C.E. Car Club here in Pulaski. Visitation is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home, 1910 Elkton Pike, Pulaski, Tennessee. The funeral will follow at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in the funeral home chapel, with Bob Vick officiating. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edd Harrison and Beatrice Clanton Carter; brothers, JD Carter and Jack Carter; and sisters, Madelyn Gardner, Ella Ruth McElyea, Lonis Carter and Avis Adcock.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Eva Irene Coombs Carter of Pulaski; son, Ed (Tammy Marie) Carter of Pulaski; sisters, Dorothy Ezell, Nellie Robinson, Ann Wiggington and Sue Sandlin; brother, Larry Carter; special friends, Tom and Kat Kirkpatrick; several nieces and nephews, along with other family and friends, also survive.
Published on February 4, 2020


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Chris & LaDonna Taylor
Feb 05, 2020
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