CARTER Tony H., Jr., 87, husband of Cherry Shannon Miller Carter, died Wed, May 7, 2014 at Thomson-Hood in Wilmore, KY. Born March 29, 1927 in Gunn (Breathitt Co.) KY, he was the son of the late Tony Havens Carter, Sr., and Alma Gladys Reed Carter. Mr. Carter served in the U.S. Army and retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He attended New Life Community Church. Survivors include four children, Dale (Patricia) Carter, Nicholas-ville, KY, Melissa C. (Steve) Anderson, Lexington, KY, Mary Jane (Stan) McVay, Logansport, IN, and Ruth A. Carter, Lexington KY; eight grandchildren, Sherry E. Carter, Michelle, Greg and Kristy Anderson, Melissa Nuland, Rebecca and Sylvia McVay, and Paul Michael Carter; great-grandchildren, Victoria, Katie, Jacob, and Jadon Anderson. Funeral services will be held 12:30pm Sat at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd., by Pastor David Durst. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be held 10am Sat until the service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the New Life Community Church, 3353 Clays Mill Rd., Lexington, KY 40503.
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
3421 Harrodsburg Road Lexington, KY 40513
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on May 9, 2014