John R. Carter, resident of Frost, passed away on Sunday afternoon July 24, 2011 at his residence at the age of 67. He was born on October 10, 1943 in Monroe, Michigan to Glen Carter and Josephine Elsie Dinsmoore Carter. John was retired from Ford Moter Company where he was a machine operator on an assembly line. He and his wife Sharon had been residents of Navarro County in the Frost Community after moving here from Taylor, Michigan in 2003.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons Johnny Carter Oxley and Michael Anthony Stuermer. Survivors include his wife of 38 years Sharon Carter of Frost. Three daughter and four sons. He has eleven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Also survivng him are his brothers Thomas Carter and Jim Carter, and sisters Joan Miller, Darlene Bolander, and Joy Oz with a number of nieces and nephews.
The family will have a tme on Wednesday afternoon, July 27, 2011 from 1 - 3pm at Griffin - Roughton Funeral Home for family and friends to pay their respects.