Carter Wayne Wilson, 77, son of the late Merle and Ethel Mae (Williams) Wilson, was awake with Jesus on June 17, 2021, as a result of a tragic accident suffered on April 22, 2021. He was the husband of Cheryl (Kimmel) Wilson, his wife of 59 years, the father of Scott Wayne and Brian Roger Wilson, father-in-law to Angie and Daneane; brother to Jeannine Smith, Barbara Kolbe and the late Roger Wilson. Carter spent his life loving and caring for his family. He was a man of God and was blessed with three grandchildren, Lindsey Schwartzbeck and husband Justin, Mandi Wilson and Cameron Wilson; and two step-grandchildren Laina Hodges and Jace Hodges. He was further blessed with three great-grandchildren, Ellie, William, and Oliver Schwartzbeck. Carter had a strong Christian faith and served on many weekends with Emmaus/Seven Mile Walk with Jesus. He served in prison ministry (Kairos) and also in Torch for teens incarcerated. Carter also served on Kalos/Chrysalis weekends. He became a chaplain in 2018. Carter was Worshipful Master of Masonic Lodge 46 in Westminster in 1982. Carter loved doing anything and everything with his family. He was a Nascar racing fan and also enjoyed watching the Ravens and Orioles games. His family will welcome friends on Friday, June 25, 2021 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm with a Masonic Service at 8pm at Pritts Funeral Home & Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster. A visitation will also be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm at which time his funeral service will begin. Masks are optional at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, 3939 Gamber Road in Finksburg. In lieu of flowers, donations in Carter's memory may be offered to the Wounded Warriors
Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or online at https://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/
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Published by Carroll County Times on Jun. 20, 2021.