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Cecil John Carter
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1914
Hamilton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1976
Hobart
Lake County
Indiana, USA

Cecil is the husband of Alma Blake-Carter & son of Ewel B. & Anna M. Gholson-Carter. Cecil was raised in Buckner, Illinois. At the age of 17 he road the rails to Indiana and lived with his Aunt Elsie on a farm. Soon he got a job at U.S. Gary Steel Mill. He met and married his wife Alma Blake-Carter and they had one daughter.
Cecil was a very intelligent man. He was an inventor of many things. His mind was always thinking and planning new adventures. He was a loving, funny, and special man.
Cecil loved the outdoors. He loved to camp, hunt, and fish.
He also played his guitar by ear and he and wife Alma spent many special times playing together. His family was his life. He had 3 grandchildren that adored him and miss him everyday. His favorite color was red. He would paint anything he got his hands on red, even his house. 
 
Burial:
Calumet Park Cemetery
Merrillville
Lake County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Bethann
Record added: Oct 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22424492
Cecil John Carter
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Cecil John Carter
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Cecil John Carter
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- Sharon
 Added: Jan. 1, 2010

- Bethann
 Added: Feb. 3, 2008
A grandpa is someone special Who kisses tears away, Who always has some special treats at the end of the day, Who knows a thousand stories And riddles, songs, and rhymes Of which his listener never tire Although heard a hundred times; A grandpa is real s...(Read more)
- Bethann
 Added: Dec. 13, 2007
 
 
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