|Betty A. Carter, age 85, of Abingdon, Illinois died at 10:35 P.M. on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital, Galesburg, Illinois.
She was born on July 15, 1927 in La Belle, Missouri the daughter of Clifton R. and Rhoda M. Goodwin Haldeman. She married Fred Carter.
Surviving is a daughter: Doris Carter Carnahan of Galesburg, Illinois and one son: Fred O. Carter of Lewistown, Illinois. Two grandchildren: Jeremy and Joseph Carnahan. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Dortha Sepp.
She worked for the former Galesburg Mental Health Research in Dietary for 12 years.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, January 11, 2013 at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown, Illinois. Rev. Donald Reynolds will officiate. Memorials may be made to the Knox County Humane Society in Galesburg, Illinois. Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements. On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com