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In Memory of

Skip L. Carter

April 27, 1953 - May 16, 2017

Obituary


Roy L. (Skip) Carter, Jr. passed away, unexpectedly, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the age of 64, with his loving wife and daughters by his side.
Skip was a lifelong Memphis resident. He worked at BPI as a Transportation/Facilities Manager for over 38 years. He was an amazing husband, father, grandfather, and uncle. He was known to his friends as "dancing" bear and was a Memphis Tigers and Grizzlies enthusiast.
He is survived by his wife Lou Anne Carter, daughter Jane Gravier (Tony), daughter Christi Carter, grandchildren Reagan and Riley Gravier, father Roy...

Roy L. (Skip) Carter, Jr. passed away, unexpectedly, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the age of 64, with his loving wife and daughters by his side.
Skip was a lifelong Memphis resident. He worked at BPI as a Transportation/Facilities Manager for over 38 years. He was an amazing husband, father, grandfather, and uncle. He was known to his friends as "dancing" bear and was a Memphis Tigers and Grizzlies enthusiast.
He is survived by his wife Lou Anne Carter, daughter Jane Gravier (Tony), daughter Christi Carter, grandchildren Reagan and Riley Gravier, father Roy L. Carter Sr., sister Marcia Blackard (Hugh), niece Stephanie Potter (Dave), and numerous cousins.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Sarah Carter, mother and father-in-law William and Merlene Hughey, and nephew Blake Becker.
Visitation will be held at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 3700 North Germantown Parkway, Bartlett, TN 38133, (901) 937-1144, Friday, May 19, 5:00-8:00pm, and Saturday, May 20, 9:00-10:00am, followed by services at 10:00am.
In Lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his memory to the West Memphis Animal Shelter, or a charity of your choice.