Gary D. Carter, Sr. 81 of Divernon passed away Friday, April 29, 2022 at his home.
He was born Oct. 13, 1940 in Divernon, the son of John and Eleanor Parker Carter. He was preceded in death by one son, Richard Wade Carter; sister, Jackie Kopp.
He married Betty Baker on June 23, 1962.
Gary taught at Divernon School for 3 years and Lincoln Land teaching Data Processing. He later work for Franklin Life Insurance before retiring.
Gary enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing and his Sunday morning drives to check on the kids and grandkids.
Surviving are his wife, Betty; two sons, Gary (Jaimee) Carter, Jr and Eric (Mary) Carter; daughter-in-law, Jodi Carter; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Private family graveside services will be held.
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