Velma Ward Carter
Posted By Sparta Live | July 27, 2006 12:00 am
Velma Ward Carter, 92, of Sparta, passed away July 20, 2006.
Carter was born May 18, 1914, in White County, to Isaac ‘Ike’ Ward and Fannie Lou Brown Ward.
Survivors include two sons and one daughter-in-law, Carlen and Linda Cruise Carter, and Billy Ward Carter, all of Sparta; one brother, Charlie Clay Ward, of Sparta; five nieces, Nelouise Geer, of Sparta, Tania Elrod, of Cookeville, Rosie Lorine Catron, of McMinnville, Linda Goner, of Cookeville, and Thelma Jean Davidson, of Sparta; three nephews, Jackie Ward, Weslie Ward, and Walter Ward, Jr., all of Cookeville; and friends, Ray and Mae Conant, of Sparta.
Services were 1 p.m., July 22, 2006, at the Chapel of Thurman Funeral Home with burial in Saylors Cemetery. Bro. Don Johnson and Bro. Doyle Crawford officiated.
Thurman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.