Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Zion Grove Church in Shelby with Rev. Jeffrick Butler officiating. Burial will follow in Pilgrim Chapel Cemetery in Winstonville.
Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. Friday, January 31, 2014, at Byas Funeral Home in Shelby followed by family hour from 4-6 p.m.
Survivors include sons James Carter of Greensboro, N.C., and Charlie L. Orange of Shelby; daughters Mary L. Davis, Dorothy M. Perry, Ollie M. Carter, Yvonne Carter and Helen G. Pugh, all of Decatur, Ill., Earnestine Holmes of Las Vegas and Rite Carter of Shelby; brothers Albert Price of Saginaw, Mich., Freddie Price of Fort Wayne, Ind.; sisters Lealer M. McFerson of Fort Wayne, Ind., and Irma Calais of Saginaw, Mich.; 32 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.