Mr. W. E. Carter, 86, of Hogansville, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.
Mr. Carter was born Oct. 21, 1926, in Newnan, son of the late William Earl Carter and Christine Hesterlee Carter McWhorter. A veteran of service in the U. S. Navy, he lived in Hogansville most of his life, was a member and deacon of Highland Baptist Church, and retired from Uniroyal, Inc. after 48 years of service. He was an avid camper and enjoyed hunting.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Todd Carter of Hogansville; daughter, Mary Ellen Wright of Hogansville, son and daughter in-law, Tim and Debra Carter of Milner; grandchildren, Charlie Wright and his wife B.J., Jimmy Carter, and Louie Carter; great-grandchildren, Ashton Wright and Carson Wright; and brother and sister in-law, Randy and Brenda McWhorter of Hogansville.
Funeral services will be 4:00 p.m., Sunday, in the Chapel of Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home. Rev. Terry Rainwater and Rev. Rick Todd will officiate and interment will be in Myrtle Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 until 8 Saturday night.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome.com