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 Larry Carter

Larry Carter

Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 63)
Burial Canyon, Randall County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100019603 · View Source
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Larry Carter, 63, of Canyon died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012.

Services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday in First United Methodist Church of Canyon with the Rev. Rick Enns, pastor, and the Rev. Donna Johnston officiating. Burial will be in Dreamland Cemetery. Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Directors of Canyon.

Larry was born April 15, 1949, in Amherst to Bill and Franciana Blevins Carter. He married Teresa Brown on June 22, 1974, in Vernon. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from West Texas State University.

Larry was a manufacturing engineer for Bell Textron for many years. He was a kind and loving man and loved his family and grandchildren very much. He enjoyed working with his hands, building and fixing things, riding his tractor and being with friends and family. He loved watching his girls' sporting events in high school and college and later his grandchildren's activities. Larry believed you should always eat dessert first and will be remembered for "getting the dessert out of life." He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Canyon.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Hollis Carter, and his stepfather, Hilyar Andrew Carter.

Survivors include his wife, Teresa; two daughters, Katherine Fontenot and husband Keith of Lenexa, Kan., and Sarah Weston and husband Chris of New Braunfels; three granddaughters, Kelsey and Kennady Fontenot and Wrigley Weston; a grandson, Carter Cub Weston; his mother, Fran Carter of Littlefield; a sister, Dixie Carter of Littlefield; a brother, Michael Carter and wife June of Lubbock; and his nieces and nephews.

The family suggests memorials be to First United Methodist Church, 1818 Fourth Ave., Canyon, TX 79015; or Animal Rescue Shelter Inc., 12500 S. Washington St., Amarillo, TX 79118.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Sign the online guest book at

Amarillo Globe-News, Nov. 2, 2012

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  • Maintained by: Anita Amos Humphrey
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100019603
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Larry Carter (15 Apr 1949–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100019603, citing Dreamland Cemetery, Canyon, Randall County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Anita Amos Humphrey (contributor 47115858) .