Funeral services for Mrs. Maggie Emma Carter, 79, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 1, 2009, in the chapel of Golden Funeral Home with the Rev. James Moffett officiating. Interment will follow in Carter Cemetery, Crossett, Ark. under the direction of Golden Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, October 31, 2009 at Golden Funeral Home.
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Mrs. Carter, a resident of Bastrop and retired from Morehouse Parish School Board passed away Friday October 30, 2009 at Morehouse General Hospital. Mrs. Carter was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by an infant son, Ronald Dale Carter and her husband of 51 years, Ben T. Carter.
Mrs. Carter is survived by three daughters, Joyce McLeland and husband Danny of Russellville, Ark., Amy Womack and husband Billy of Mer Rouge, Judy Doles and husband Heath of Bastrop; one son, Benjie Carter and Elaine Reynolds of Bastrop; two sisters, Ola Mae Hodge of Spencer and Barbara Cox and husband Barney of Gonzales; three brothers, Donald Cox and wife Hazel of Bastrop, Herman Cox of Bastrop and Lawrence Cox and wife Sue of Bonita; special sister in law, Monnie Faye Cox of Bastrop; 10 grandchildren, John Johnson and wife Kristy of Bastrop, Nickalaus Johnson and wife April of Bastrop, Chad Womack and wife Ashley of Bastrop, Joey McLeland and wife Martie of Russellville, Ark., Justin McLeland and wife Lindsey of Russellville, Ark., Josh McLeland and wife Meagan of Russellville, Ark., Matt Carter and wife Courtnie of Bastrop, Whitney Carter of Monroe, Zach Laing of Bastrop, Bethany Laing of Bastrop and Kurstie Doles of Bastrop; nine great-grandchildren, Morgan Schmoll, Lorie Schmoll, D.J. McLeland, Trevor McLeland, Whitney McLeland, Haley McLeland, Carter McLeland, Holleigh Johnson and Brooklyn Johnson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be grandsons, Joey McLeland, Justin McLeland, Josh McLeland, John Johnson, Nickalaus Johnson, Matt Carter, Zach Laing and Chad Womack. Honorary pallbearer will be Dr. E.D. Baker.
Golden Funeral Home - Bastrop
2016 East Madison
Bastrop, LA 71220
Published in Bastrop Daily Enterprise from Oct. 30 to Nov. 3, 2009