Mary Jo Carter, of Kennett, daughter of the late Christine Elseasor Hawn, was born Nov. 25, 1929, in Kennett, and departed this life Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett at the age of 81 years, 1 month and 23 days.
Mary married Howard Carter on Sept. 20, 1953 in St. Louis, Mo.
Survivors include her husband, Howard Carter, of Kennett; one son, Ricky Carter and his wife, Terry, of O'Fallon, Mo.; one daughter, Sandy Lepping and her husband, Brian, of St. Charles, Mo.; three grandchildren, Nina Thompson, Craig Carter and Katie Currie; 11 great grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.
Online condolences may be made a www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com
No services are planned at this time.
McDaniel Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.