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William E. "Bill" Carter

Sep 25, 2017

April 21, 1938 - September 22, 2017

William E. "Bill" Carter, 79, New London, died September 22, 2017 at his home.

Service for Mr. Carter will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, September 29, 2017 at Elliott Chapel, New London.  Visitation begins at noon Thursday with the family present from 5:00-7:00 p.m. His body has been cremated with burial at a later date. Memorials are for New London Christian Church and Black and Gold Backers.


Bill was born April 21, 1938 in Wheatridge, Colo. to Cleo Sr. and Letha Faye McNamee Carter. On November 22, 1959 he married Dianne Warth in New London. She died September 6, 2011.


A 1955 graduate of New London High School, Bill was the first Homecoming King. He retired from JI Case. He volunteered with New London Junior Baseball; was a member of New London Presbyterian Church, Jaycees, Oddfellows and Deerwood; enjoyed time at the pond, his grandchildren, golfing, photography, camping, and casinos.

Survivors include sons: Brian Scott (Terri) Carter, New London and Gary Todd (Darla) Carter, Solon; daughter, Barbara Lynn Meyer, New London; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Cleo Carter, Jr.; sister, Veronda Carter Pickle; son-in-law, Alan Meyer; and nephew, Cleo Carter III.

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