Sarah H. Carter

NEWPORT NEWS - Sarah H. "Sally" Carter, 80, originally from Long Island, New York, and resided most of her life in Newport News, Virginia, went home to be with the Lord December, 21, 2013. She was a home-maker as well as a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Peninsula Good Sam's Camping Club, and Warwick Chapter #43 order of the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elwood S. Carter, Sr. and one grandchild, Travis Carter. Survivors include 4 sons, Elwood S. and wife, Debi, Clyde (Hunter), John E., and Vance G.; 7 grandchildren, Sean, Shannon, Darby, Patrick, Nathan, Stephen, and Miranda. She leaves behind 7 great-grandchildren, Megan, Abbey, Shannon, Shaun, Daniel, and Shai, as well as 1 sister, Betty Williams. The family will receive friends Friday, December 27 at 1 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church with a funeral service following at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Peninsula Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Christ United Methodist Church 133 Deep Creek Rd. Newport News, VA 23606 or the PO Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090. Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home.

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Published in Daily Press on Dec. 24, 2013