UNION — Mrs. Eva J. Carter, 97, widow of Edgar T. Carter, passed away at Ellen Sagar Nursing Home, Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 after an extended illness.
Mrs. Carter was born in Union, S.C. Sept. 16, 1916, a daughter of the late Thomas and Ella Robinson Johnson. She was retired from Milliken & Co.– Monarch Plant. Mrs. Carter was a former member of Brown’s Creek Baptist Church before moving her letter to Morningside Baptist Church after making her home with her niece, Margaret Williford.
Surviving are a sister, Zora J. Vinson, of Union, S.C. and several nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by one brother, Hoyle T. Johnson; five sisters, Mary J. Dawkins, Frances J. Wood, Helen Johnson, Marion Johnson, and Dolly J. Bobo Revels.
Graveside services will be held 4 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 at Union Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Dr. Aulbrey Calvert.
Visitation will be held prior to the services from 3-3:45 p.m. at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Morningside Baptist Church Building Fund, 112 Bates Avenue, Union, S.C. 29379.
The family will be at the home of her niece Margaret and Paul DeanWilliford, 113 Osborne St., Union.
S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home