Services for Mrs. Glodene Thompson Carter will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 17, 2011 at Woodland Hill Church of Christ, with Minister Eddie Adams, officiating. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens. Visitation hours will be from 12-8 p.m. Thursday, June 16, 2011 at the funeral home.
Sister Glodene Carter was born August 3, 1926, Mayflower, Texas to the late Laura Hale and Steve Thompson.
At an early age in life she joined Smith Chapel Baptist Church where she was a faithful member. On March 19, 1949 she united in Holy Matrimony with the late Mr. Augustus Carter, Sr. and to this union nine children were born.
Sunday, June 12, 2011, Glodene departed this life at Good Shepherd Medical Center.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Teresa Watkins and a brother, Freddie Watkins.
Those who are left to cherish her memories are four daughters, Sandra Johnson, Trina Cox (Greg), Mona Williams (Kirk), Barbara Writ (J. W.), all of Longview, TX; five sons, Bobby Carter (Clarissa), Eddie Carter (Grace), Ronnie Carter of Longview, TX, Edward Carter, Sr. (Sally) of Houston, TX and Augustus Carter, Jr. of Arlington, TX; Sisters, her twin sister Maureen Horton of Houston, TX and Grace Locke of Longview, TX, Elizabeth Roberts, Mildred Nugud of Fort Worth, TX, 52 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.