|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1880|
|Death: ||May 10, 1957|
Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi, dated May 16 1957
Mrs. Mary Carter Laid to Rest
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Hugh Peden Carter, born December 8 1880, daughter of the late James Hugh Peden and Nancy Caroline Peden, who died Friday morning in the Houston Hospital were held at the Friendship Presbyterian church Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock.
The Rev. Robert F Clayman, pastor, officiated with Rev. L P Jumper of Houston and Rev. Leland C Jorgenson of Aliceville, Alabama, assisting. Kilgore-Norman Funeral Home was in charge.
Mrs. Carter was reared in the Friendship community where she taught school for a number of years. She and Mr. Carter have been making their home with their daughter, Mrs. Dan Thomas and Mrs. Thomas. Mrs. Carter, an influential and cheerful Christian, a member of the Friendship Presbyterian church, suffered a heart attack Monday afternoon and was rushed to the Houston Hospital.
Surviving are her husband, M A Carter, Sr., five children, Edward Carter of Kosciusko, Hugh Thomas Carter of Okolona, Major M A Carter, Jr., Scott Field, St. Louis, Mrs. M G Ashby, Jr., of Van Vleet, Mrs. Dan Thomas of Houston, nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Armis Hawkins, Gus Ashby, R S Ashby, W E Clements, Charles Miller, Howard Ray, Kimball Blissard and Joe Hugh Thomas.
J H Peden (1850 - 1904)
Nancy Caroline Peden (1846 - 1922)
Morris Almer Carter (1877 - 1960)
Edward Ashbury Carter (1912 - 1976)*
Hugh Thomas Carter (1915 - 1997)*
Katherine Carter Thomas (1917 - 1989)*
Esther Elizabeth Carter Ashby (1918 - 2009)*
Morris A Carter (1920 - 1980)*
Thomas White Peden (1873 - 1940)*
Mary Hugh Peden Carter (1880 - 1957)
Infant Peden (1883 - 1883)*
Wife of Morris Almer Carter
Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Created by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26167697