OBITUARY Mary M. Carter August 11, 1933 – January 31, 2019 Mrs. Mary M. “Tootsie” Carter, age 85 of Bassett, VA., passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2019. She had been in declining health. She was born on August 11, 1933 in Bassett, VA. to Thomas Dalton Mayes and Virginia Elizabeth Lawless Mayes. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Howard Steven Carter, four sisters, Doris Frances Rogers, Mable Stevenson, Emma Hodnett, Annie Mae Rogers and one brother, Edward Mannings. She is survived by three daughters, Elizabeth Ann Martin and husband,Kenny, Donna Marie McSwain and husband, Micah all of Bassett, VA., Vickie Lynn Chitwood and fiance, Glenn Roycroft of Martinsville, VA., two sons, Ricky Allen Chitwood and wife, Beverly of Tazwell, VA., Steven Shane Carter and wife, Donna of Ridgeway, VA., two sisters, Gloria Irene Gabbard of Frankfort, KY., Barbara Lee Cochran of Martinsville, VA., one brother, Thomas Franklin Mayes of Bassett, VA., 8 Grandchildren and 10 Great-Grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be conducted at 5:00 PM Sunday, February 3, 2019 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel in Bassett, Virginia. The family will receive friends at the funeral home two hours prior to the service from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. The family suggest memorial to be made to the New Vision Baptist Church, 4151 Fort Mountain Road, Rocky Mount, VA. 24151 or to the Vickie Chitwood Memorial Scholarship, RCC Foundation , P.O. Box 38, Wentworth, N.C. 27375 or to the VAD-LEAD-K, P.O. Box 772.New Castle, VA. 24127. Online condolences at www.collinsmckeestonebassett.com Collins Funeral Home at Bassett, VA. is respectfully serving the Carter Family. Send Flowers Show Your Support Share Obituary share to facebook share by email share link Receive Notifications
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Mary Carter 2019.
Death notice for the town of: bassett, state: Virginia