Marks Mortuary - Wood River Illinois

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Barbara "Joan" Carter was born on August 23, 1935 at Golden Gate, IL.  She passed away unexpectedly, November 10, 2018 in Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

She was preceded in death by by her sisters, Valetta Hill, Mary Isle, Bonnie Aldridge; brothers, Ray and Dean Chalcraft; and a son, Randy Carter.

She was known to family and friends as the sweetest soul.  She was a wonderful wife to Alvin Carter for 64 years, who survives.

Her sisters, Vera Ellis and Veronda Rogers survive and she also leaves behind a son, Jessie Carter and a daughter-in-law, Tina Carter Akers; grandson, Geoff Carter; granddaughters, Laura Carter, Sarah Marcrum and Heather Dorris; and great granddaughter, Avery Dorris

She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

Visitation will be from 9am until time of service at 10:30 am Tuesday at marks Mortuary in Wood River, Rev. Dave Burger will officiate.

Burial will follow in Woodland Hill Cemetery.

Community Christian Church has been named a memorial.