Lucille Carter - WAYCROSS - Mrs. Lucille H. Carter, 88, of Waycross died early Thursday morning at Satilla Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. He was born in Jesup, Georgia to the late Rev. A.J. Harper and Ethel Davis Harper. Mrs. Carter moved with her husband to Waycross in 1941. She was a homemaker who enjoyed working in her yard, especially with flowers. She enjoyed reading, studying the bible and working with art. Mrs. Carter especially loved spending time with her great grandchildren. She was a member of Second Baptist Church. At Second Baptist she was a member of the Ethel Sunday School Class and the Worship Choir. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter, Martha Carter and a sister, Dorothy Horton. Mrs. Carter is survived by her husband, Ralph Carter of Waycross, her children, Pat Lyons of Tennille, Georgia, Caroline Callahan and her husband Rod of Forsyth, Georgia, Barbara Smith and her husband David of Blackshear, Buddy Carter and his wife Jennifer of Tampa, Florida, her grandchildren, John Lyons and his wife Jane of Carrollton, Cathy Lyons of Atlanta, Wendy Harbor of Dublin, Stephanie Smith and her husband Mark of Charleston, South Carolina, Jessica Drury and her husband Chris of Blackshear, Chris Carter and his wife Jamie of New Jersey, Derek Carter and his wife Aimee of Tampa, Ann Vaughan and her husband James of Forsyth, fifteen great grandchildren and her niece, Deborah Horton. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Saturday at Second Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Second Baptist Church, "Television Ministry", 301 Tomberlin Road, Waycross, Georgia 31503. Members of the Ethel Sunday School Class have been asked to serve as honorary pallbearers and should gather at the church by 1:45 p.m., on Saturday. Memorial contributions may be made to Second Baptist Church, "Television Ministry", 301 Tomberlin Road, Waycross, Georgia 31503. Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com . Miles-Odum Funeral Home 912-283-2525 Savannah Morning News March 26, 2011 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannahnow.com/obituaries .
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Published in Savannah Morning News on Mar. 26, 2011