|Death: ||Aug. 9, 2010|
St. Louis City
METCALFE — Funeral services for Mother Birthena T. Carter, 97, of Metcalfe will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Christian Light MB Church, Greenville. She died August 9, 2010, in St. Louis, Mo. Burial will be in Delta Memorial Gardens, Greenville, under the direction of Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville.
She leaves to cherish her memories: three daughters, Sally Mae Young of Columbus, Ga., Annie Bell Carter of Metcalfe and Beaulah Carter of Milwaukee, Wis.; three sons and three daughters-in-law, Henry Carter Jr. of Memphis, Tenn., Jimmy (Betty) Carter of St. Louis, Mo., Melvin (Gwendolyn) Carter Sr. of Peoria, Ill. and Sarah Carter of Metcalfe; 45 grandchildren, 10 of which she raised after the death of her daughter, Gladys "Kate" Smith; 73 great-grandchildren; 24 great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Visitation will be Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Redmon Funeral Home Chapel, Greenville. Remains will lie in state at the church Saturday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Pastor Amos Gilmore will officiate.
The Delta Democrat Times 8/12/2010
Delta Memorial Gardens
Created by: M G Slade
Record added: Aug 12, 2010
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