Smithfield: Obituaries

Nancy Hatcher Carter

Nancy Hatcher Carter, 85, died Friday. She was born in Johnston County to the late Jesse Benjamin and Serena Phillips Hatcher. She overcame several illnesses and heartaches through the years, with God's help. She was a loving and giving wife, mother, sister, aunt, and friend. She was preceded in death by sisters, Gladys Nunnery and Dorothy Johnson, and brother, Jesse Hatcher. She is survived by daughter Diane Moffi (Carl) of Buford, GA, son Jay Carter of New York, NY, and sister Frances Sullivan of Garner, NC, and several nieces and nephews. A memorial and interment of ashes in the family cemetery will follow later this year. The Lord is truly her Shepherd!