Lera Carter, 97, Mt. Juliet, died Sunday, June 16.
Carter was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church and had worked in the cafeteria at Mt. Juliet High School for several years. She was the daughter of the late, Robert and Eather Brown Ferrell. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charlton Carter; siblings, Oscar Ferrell, Thelma Wade, Avie Lannom, Rena Wade and Ona Robinson and her son-in-law, Herman Toombs.
She is survived by: daughter, Judy Toombs; grandchildren, Wendi (Rodney) Cathey and Toby (Terrie) Toombs; great-grandchildren, Caroline Cathey and Tucker Toombs.
Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bobby Goode and Rev. Billie Friel officiating. Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Toby Toombs, Rodney Cathey, Bill Hicks, Troy Smith, Wayne Carter, James Woodall and Noel Reese.
Visitation was. Tuesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com