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Deaconess Carrie Bell Carter, 98

CUMBERLAND, Sept. 20 – Deaconess Carrie Bell Carter, 98, of Cumberland, departed this life on Sunday, September 16, 2012 in Highland Springs.

She is survived by a son, Richard Spencer Carter Jr. (Ella); two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; step-daughter, Annie Bell Anderson (Lewis); seven step-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Her remains rest at Marian Gray Thomas Funeral Home where public viewing will be held Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 12 p.m. at Petersville Baptist Church, New Canton with the Rev. Ollie Bolden, pastor, officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

Marian Gray Thomas Funeral Home, Cumberland, is in charge of arrangements. www.mariangraythomasfuneralhome.com