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Mahala Belle Rutherford Carter
Birth: Jun. 6, 1917
Death: May 4, 2007

Mahala Belle Carter, 89, of Amarillo died Friday, May 4, 2007.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Red Top Cemetery in Graham with the Rev. Gary Tull of First Baptist Church officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Mrs. Carter was born June 6, 1917, in Graham to Tom and Matilda Rutherford. She had lived in Amarillo since November 2004. She was a homemaker and member of South Georgia Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Enoch Carter.

Survivors include four daughters, Carol Cox of Boiling Springs, S.C., Jackie Peyton of Bryson, Patricia Judd of Winona, Minn., and Kathy L. Nichols of Amarillo; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to a local church.

Amarillo Globe-News, May 6, 2007

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Helm Rutherford (1887 - 1948)
  Matilda Jane Newman Thigpen (1891 - 1991)
 
 Spouse:
  Leonard Enoch Carter (1925 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Rutherford (1913 - 1920)*
  Gid Ray Rutherford (1915 - 1949)*
  Mahala Belle Rutherford Carter (1917 - 2007)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Red Top Cemetery
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: May 06, 2007
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Mahala Belle <i>Rutherford</i> Carter
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YOU WILL ALWAYS LIVE IN MY HEART.
- CAROL ANN
 Added: Dec. 22, 2009
I love and miss you, Mama!
- Kathy
 Added: Nov. 24, 2009
Rest in peace
- Trisha
 Added: Jan. 6, 2009
 
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