Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the funeral services of Edith Capps Carter, age 82, who passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Appling County Pavilion. She was a native and lifelong resident of Appling County and a member of Baxley First Baptist Church. Mrs. Carter was a former employee at Baxley State Bank and the Appling County Department of Family and Children’s Services and retired from EJ Carter Timber Company.
She was preceded in death by her husband, EJ Carter and parents, John Thomas and Annie Lou Burnham Crapps.
Survivors include three daughters, Suzanne and William “Billy” Eason of Baxley, Sharleen and Darrell Beasley of Hazlehurst and Sandy and Wally Sapp of Baxley; one sister, Joyce Crapps Berry of Drive Hudson, FL; eight grandchildren, Kendra Eason Lott, Tori Eason Stone, K’leb Eason, Erin Graham Lee, Hannah Graham Day, Cari Graham, Josh David Keith and Chandler Sapp and seven great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 1pm at Nobles Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Rick Brown and Reverend Robbie Tomberlin officiating.
Interment will follow in the Zoar Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 from 6-8pm at the funeral home.
Active Pallbearers will be K’leb Eason, Chris Stone, Sloan Lott, Josh David Keith, Logan Lee, Brad Carter and Willard Lightsey.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Freda Jones, Debbie Warren, Vance Faircloth, Ila Mae McLeighton, Diana Highsmith, Rita Lightsey, Donna Darsey, Rosa Bowen, Shirley Deen Parker, Marsha Varnadore, Eunice Beckworth, Paula Mills, Verleen Moody, Lena Pearce, Karron Carter, Carolyn Lott, Sandy Warren, Charles Coley, Ethel Blantch Beckworth, Elaine Tomberlin Dollor and the B Hall Staff at the Appling County Pavilion.
Contributions may be made to Gideons International at www.gideons.org.
Friends and family may sign the online guest book at www.noblesfh.com.
The family will be gathering at the home of Billy and Suzanne Eason at 155 Azalea Avenue in Baxley.
Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Edith Crapps Carter.