Helen Wilder Carter, 98, of Franklinton, passed away Sunday morning January 25, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Franklin County to the late Thomas Frederick Wilder and Janie Etheridge Wilder. She was a member of Franklinton Baptist Church and will be greatly missed by everyone that knew her.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, January 28, 2015 at Franklinton Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Mrs. Carter is survived by her daughter, Len Carter Jackson & husband Dorsey of Franklinton; son, Tommy Carter & wife Patsy of Franklinton; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. She was preceeded in death by her husband, Frank W. Carter, Jr. and a sister, Dorothy Simmons.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Franklinton Baptist Church, 108 West Mason Street, Franklinton, NC 27525 or to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Friends may visit with the family from 12:30-2:00 P.M. Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at Franklinton Baptist Church prior to the service.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587.(919-556-5811)