Doyle Carter

DOYLE R. CARTER, 92 MACHESNEY PARK - Doyle R. Carter, 92, of Machesney Park passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at home. Born July 31, 1920, in Greeneville, Tenn., son of James Thurman and Willie Lee (Carter) Carter. Veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army. Married Shirley Mae Clausen on Dec. 20, 1941, in Rockford. Member of Clifford E. Johnson VFW Post 9757. Survivors include children, Suzanne (Charles) Miller and Kai (Wilma) Carter, both of Machesney Park and Lee (Rhonda) Carter of Tennessee; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Predeceased by wife. As per his wishes, services will be private. Arrangements by Delehanty Funeral Home Ltd., Loves Park. For more information, visit

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 26 to Jan. 27, 2013