Robert Carter

Obituary of Robert Eugene Carter

Robert Eugene Carter, 88 of Bedford, passed away Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Centra Bedford Memorial Hospital. He was born on Saturday, November 19, 1932 in Bedford County, a son of the late Norman M. Carter and Ada Bradley Carter. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Lillian B. Carter and a son, Donald Ray Carter. He retired as Maintenance Director with Bedford County. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Carwile Carter; his sons, John Norman Carter & wife, Wanda, Ronald Eugene Carter & wife, Karen; Daughter, Kim Wood & husband, Kenny; his grandchildren, Gregory Carter, Tonya Stoneberger, Josh Carter, Ryan Carter, Amanda Croft, Hannah & Emily Wood; his sister, Ruth Fitzgerald as well as great-grandchildren, Tuesday, Tyler, Matthew, Alyssa & Corbin. A funeral service will be held at 1 PM on Monday, October 18, 2021 at Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford with Rev. Vernon DeLong and Rev. Elwood Carwile officiating. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 until 4 PM at Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service.
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Sunday
17
October

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, October 17, 2021
Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford
1140 West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike
Bedford, Virginia, United States
Monday
18
October

Funeral Service

1:00 pm
Monday, October 18, 2021
Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford
1140 West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike
Bedford, Virginia, United States
Monday
18
October

Interment

1:45 pm
Monday, October 18, 2021
Oakwood Cemetery
1311 Park Street
Bedford, Virginia, United States
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