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William Banks Carter

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William Banks Carter Obituary
William Banks Carter TRENTON - William Banks Carter, Jr., died Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at home from complications of pancreatic cancer. Born in Trenton, Billy was a lifelong resident. He graduated from Trenton Central High School and attended Howard University. In 2006 he retired from the New Jersey Department of Human Services, where he worked as a Data Processing Systems Analyst. He was an avid golfer and jazz enthusiast. Son of the late William Banks and Edythe Jackson Carter, he is survived by his wife, Paulette Ayres; his daughter Sayeeda Carter of the Virgin Islands; his son Sidiq Carter and daughter-in-law Lily Kilsby-Carter of New York; his wife's children Tira and Devin McCants of Trenton; a sister Iris Carter-Ford of Maryland; an uncle Howell H. Carter of California; an aunt G. Stephanie Carter of Virginia; two grandchildren Zuma Nesbitt and Cassius Kilsby-Carter; grandchildren by marriage, Vondre and Sinai McCants; sisters-in-law Beverly Ayres and Lorraine Ayres of Trenton; brothers-in-law Paul, Ronald, Harold, Anthony and John Ayres, all of Trenton; and a host of family and friends. A joyous commemoration of his life will be held on Saturday, 28 June, 3:00 p.m. at 8 Renfrew Avenue, Trenton. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Compassionate Care Hospice Foundation, 11 Independence Way, Newark, Deleware 19713. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hughes Funeral Home.
Published in The Trentonian on May 30, 2014
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