Baxley-Elois C. Carter, 84, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2012 at the Pavilion under the care of Southern Care Hospice. She was a native and lifelong resident of Appling County, a homemaker and a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James L. Carter and her parents, Eli and Edell Mincey Carter.
Survivors include her son, Jimmy G. Carter and wife Julie of Baxley; granddaughter, Christy Reese and husband Rodney of Baxley; grandson, Brian W. Carter and wife Sarah of Baxley; two great grandchildren, Mallie and Bentlee Reese of Baxley; three sisters, Ethel Beckworth of Baxley, Elaine Dollar of Baxley and Lucy Beckworth of Baxley and four brothers, Ernest Carter of Baxley, Edward Carter of New Smyrna Beach, FL, Ellis Carter of Baxley and Billy Carter of Baxley.
Visitation will be held Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 6-8 pm at the funeral home.
Funeral service will be held Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 2 pm at the David E. Miles Funeral Home with the Reverend Rick Brown, Reverend Charles Hutcheson and Reverend Jerry Rogers officiating and music provided by Floyd Hunter and David Williams.
Interment will follow in the Ten Mile Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be her nephews.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Naomi Sunday School Class of Woodlawn Baptist Church, the Deacons and their wives of Woodlawn Baptist Church, Southern Care Hospice staff and the Pavilion C-wing Nurses and staff.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Woodlawn Baptist Church Senior Adult Sunday School Class Account.
Friends and family may sign the online guest book at demfuneralhome.com.
David E. Miles Funeral Home is in charge of these arrangements.