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Morris Almer Carter
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Birth: Jul. 29, 1877
Death: Oct. 2, 1960
Houston
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA

Printed in the Okolona Messenger dated October 6 1960

Okolonan's Father Buried Monday

Houston—M A Carter, who resided at Van Vleet most of his life, died at 2:15 Sunday at Houston Hospital after suffering a heart attack four days ago. He was 83.

Services were held at 3 p, Monday in Friendship Presbyterian Church, of which he was a member, with the Rev. R F Clayman and the Rev. W D Smith officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery with Norman Funeral Home in charge.

Mr. Carter resided at Van Vleet until moving to Houston six years ago to make his home with his daughter, Mrs. Dan Thomas.

He leaves another daughter, Mrs. M G Ashby of Houston; three sons, Edward Carter of Kosciusko, Hugh T Carter of Okolona and Col. M A Carter Jr., of the Air Force, stationed at Lima, Peru; two brothers, J O Carter of Van Vleet and L C Carter of Ft Worth, Texas two sisters, Mrs. C H Newman of Knoxville, Tenn., and Mrs. Gene Smith of Washington, D C; 10 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Asbury Carter (1851 - 1926)
  Rose Anna Park Carter (1852 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Hugh Peden Carter (1880 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Katherine Carter Thomas (____ - 1989)*
  Edward Ashbury Carter (1912 - 1976)*
  Hugh Thomas Carter (1915 - 1997)*
  Esther Elizabeth Carter Ashby (1918 - 2009)*
  Morris A Carter (1920 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  C C Carter (1875 - 1944)*
  Morris Almer Carter (1877 - 1960)
  Jesse Ott Carter (1884 - 1983)*
  Eddyth Carter Smith (1906 - 2000)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Husband of Mary Hugh Peden Carter
 
Burial:
Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Van Vleet
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26167689
Morris Almer Carter
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- Malcolm Wicks Culpepper
 Added: Sep. 3, 2010

- Malcolm Wicks Culpepper
 Added: Sep. 3, 2010
 
 
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