Funeral services for Terry Stephen Carter, 44, of Livingston will be held Thursday, June 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jackson Colwell officiating. Interment will follow in the Barge Cemetery.
Mr. Carter was born April 27, 1964 in Beaumont, Texas to Genevieve (Barfield) and Delmer Carter, and died Sunday, June 1, 2008 in a Houston hospital.
A former resident of Lufkin, Mr. Carter had resided in Livingston for eight years. He served in the U.S. Army, and managed several area grocery stores, totaling more than 20 years. Mr. Carter was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia "Pat" Carter of Livingston; sons, Quinton Carter of Lufkin, Jeremy Grimes of Silsbee and Terry Lynn Carter of Woodville; son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Rachel Carter of Washington; daughters, Lindsey Carter of St. Petersburg, Florida, Kayla Carter of Livingston and Christa Carter of Livingston; stepson and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Theresa Fisher of Lufkin; stepdaughters and sons-in-law, Karen and Jeff Havard of Lufkin and Ashley and Joel Davis of Livingston; seven grandchildren; parents, Genevieve and Delmer Carter of Zavalla; brothers and sisters-in-law, Delmer A. "Dale", Jr. and Deb Carter of Zavalla and Larry and Lynda Carter of Huntington; sister, Sylvia Moody of Zavalla; sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Sonny Havard of Zavalla; and mother-in-law, Hazel Perkins of Liberty.
Pallbearers will be C.B. Brownell, Joel Davis, Jerry Fisher, Quinton Carter, Greg Blalock and Stephen Carter.
Honorary pallbearers will be Sonny Havard, Jimmy Martin, John Morton, Kevin Marshall and Ricky Marshall.
The family will welcome friends and loved ones from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening at the funeral home.