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Ressie F. Cole Carter

Thursday, June 9, 2005

Born 7-1-1915 -- Died 5-26-2005

Ressie F. Cole Carter, 89, of Wichita, Kan., died May 26, 2005. She was born July 1, 1915, in West Plains, Mo., the daughter of Henry and Sarah Goodwin. She married Roy Carter in 1933 and was blessed with four children.

Survivors include her sons -- Gary and Carl Carter; her daughter, Joan Thompson; 18 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray; a son, Rudy (Bill); brothers -- Ray, Earle and Ernest Goodwin; sisters -- Alma, Rosie and Velma; and three grandchildren.

The funeral service was held May 31 in the Garden Chapel of Watson Funeral Home in Wichita. A family visitation was held June 1 in the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home in Salem.