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Florence Murphy Carter
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1924
Clayton
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 2009
Adrian
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA


Florence Carter, age 84, of Adrian died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009, at Bixby Medical Center.

She was born June 20, 1924, in Clayton, to Jasper Eli and Elsie (Manley) Murphy. She graduated from Clayton High School. Florence married Levie Carter on May 1, 1948, in Hudson. He preceded her in death on Aug. 6, 2002. Florence had been a member and employed by St. Joseph's Rectory and Church, retiring in October 1982.

Florence is survived by four daughters, Karen Carter, Sharon Carter, Betty (Jim) Webb, all of Adrian, and Cathy (Ed) Laperriere of Tecumseh; two brothers, Carmon (Ada) Murphy of Blissfield and Herman Murphy of Tecumseh; a sister, Clara (John) Ricketts of Adrian; 13 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Forrest Lewis, in August of 2008.

Funeral services for Florence will be held on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. David Hudgins presiding. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Visitation will also be held on Thursday from 9 a.m. until time of funeral liturgy at St. Joseph Catholic Church.

You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralhomeadriantecumseh.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Daybreak Adult Day Services. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jasper E. Murphy (1886 - 1970)
  Elsie O. Manley Murphy (1896 - 1989)
 
 Spouse:
  Levie Carter (1926 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Florence Murphy Carter (1924 - 2009)
  Clara Murphy Ricketts (1926 - 2012)*
  Carmon N. Murphy (1930 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: momof5boys
Record added: Jan 21, 2009
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Florence <i>Murphy</i> Carter
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