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Updated: 05/31/2013 01:52:01PM

Dorothy L. “Nanny” Carter

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Dorothy L. “Nanny” Carter

Dorothy L. “Nanny” Carter

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Dorothy L. “Nanny” Carter, 82, of Frostproof went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.

She was born Dec. 29, 1930, in Thomasville, Ga., to the late William H. and Mary J. (Gaicwious) Lucas and had been a resident of this area since 1955. Dorothy worked for 37 years in the cafeteria at Frostproof Jr. and Sr. High School and attended God’s Family Assembly Church in Frostproof.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Ike Carter; two brothers and three sisters.

Survivors include her sons, Buster and wife, Frieda Carter, and Chandler and wife, Pamela Carter, both of Frostproof; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral services was at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013, at God’s Family Assembly Church with Rev. Wrynn Collins officiating.

Interment was held at the Silver Hill Cemetery.

Family received friends at the church on Saturday, May 25, 2013, from 2 p.m. until service time. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.marionnelson

Marion Nelson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.