In Loving

Evelyn Mae Carter

Sep 12, 1921 – May 11, 2014

Evelyn Carter, 92, of Louisa County passed away peacefully to be with her Mom, Husband and the Lord on May 11th, 2014. Born on September 5th 1921 in Washington D.C. to the late Ola and John Conner, she lived a long, joyful life in Arlington VA, Washington D.C. and Louisa VA.EvaMae is preceded in death by her husband of 49 years Leighton “Hank” Carter.She is survived by her cousin Lawrence Darr; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.EvaMae enjoyed spending her time at her home on Wagner Farm Rd with friends, family and chatting on the phone. She was very grateful to her caregivers, whose compassion and friendship were a true blessing. Evelyn also loved visits from her great grandson Leighton who enjoyed cuddling on her lap.Mrs. Carter grew up in Arlington, VA and worked as a switch board operator for the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department. She and her husband retired to Louisa in 1972. She was an active member of the Louisa Baptist Church for many years until she could no longer attend, but still enjoyed listening to tapes of Sunday Services and visits at home from Church members.There will be a viewing on Thursday May 15th, from 6:00 to 7:30pm at the Woodward Funeral Home Louisa VA.A Graveside Funeral Service will be held Friday May 16th at 11:30am at the HillcrestCemetery Louisa VA.Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Louisa County Fire and Rescue