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Pearl Daisy Drake Carter
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1918
Boykins
Southampton County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 7, 2007
Southampton County
Virginia, USA

Married James Paul Carter, Jr. on 19 Aug 1939.

BOYKINS - Pearl Daisy Drake Carter, 88, passed away May 7, 2007, at Southampton Memorial Hospital. A native of Boykins, she was the last surviving child of the late Abner W. and Minnie Outland Drake. She was a member of Boykins Baptist Church and lived most of her life on or near the family farm near Boykins. A farmer's wife, she was also retired from Aster Nut Products.

Left to cherish her memory is her son, J. Paul Carter Jr. and wife Betty of Franklin; a son-in-law, Leo Johnson of Boykins; two grandchildren, Denise Edwards of Chesapeake and David Carter and wife Linda of Franklin; one great-granddaughter, Victoria Carter; and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Carter was predeceased by her husband, James Paul Carter; her daughter, Jo Ann Johnson; four brothers and four sisters.

The graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at Beechwood Cemetery. Viewing for Mrs. Carter will be Thursday at Wright Funeral Home, Boykins Chapel. The family suggests memorials be made to Boykins Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 347, Boykins, VA 23827.

--- The Virginian-Pilot and The Ledger-Star, 9 May 2007

 
 
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 Parents:
  Abner Walter Drake (1882 - 1959)
  Minnie Nora Outland Drake (1891 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  James Paulette Carter (1920 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Raleigh L. Drake (1911 - 1990)*
  Ruby Lee Drake Smith (1916 - 2006)*
  Pearl Daisy Drake Carter (1918 - 2007)
  Willya Virginia Drake Atnip (1925 - 1993)*
  Harvey B. Drake (1928 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beechwood Cemetery
Boykins
Southampton County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section J, Plot 69
 
Created by: Charles Baker
Record added: Apr 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69044775
Pearl Daisy <i>Drake</i> Carter
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Pearl Daisy <i>Drake</i> Carter
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