Otto Harold Carter, Sr.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

LEPANTO - Otto Harold Carter, Sr. of Lepanto, born July 5, 1943, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 at St. Bernard's Hospital in Jonesboro. He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver and Virgie Carter; one son, Christopher Carter; eight brothers; and three sisters. He was a retired farmer and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Brenda Carter of the home; son Toby Carter of Lepanto; daughters Shelia Burns of Apopka, Fla., Becky Timbs and Tasha Carter, both of Lepanto; brother Billy Carter of Heber Springs; sister Francine Stacks of Heber Springs; 11 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Funeral services were Nov. 21 at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel in Lepanto followed by burial in Potter Cemetery.

Pallbearers were John Timbs, Josh Timbs, Bubba Timbs, Brian Miles, Tanner Pounders, Jacob Steven, Ethan Stevens, Mark Miles, and Ronnie Rosamond.

Murphy Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.