Born on Nov. 17, 1954
CUERO - Larry Carter, 58, of Cuero passed away Friday, September 13, 2013. He was born November 17, 1954 in Cuero to the late Mattie Belle Carter.
Larry worked as an activity director at Victoria Residence and Rehab. He was a Director for 1 year of the Cuero Lions Club, Vice President for 2 years of Cuero Housing Authority, member of Cuero Chamber of Commerce for 15 years, American Cancer Society, DeWitt County Hunt Elementary Advisory Council, Cuero ISD Mentoring Program, Travelers Protection Association, DeWitt County Sherriff Advisory Council, Let's Stand Together Thanksgiving Dinner for 5 years, Director for 5 years of Christmas in the Park, Cuero Visionary and Preservation Director, Alternate Director for Texas Settlement Region DeWitt County, Director for Keep Cuero Beautiful Committee, Cuero Alumni Association Director, and Board of Director for Cuero Education Foundation.
He was a forever fan of the Cuero Gobblers. He enjoyed watching the Gobbler's take the field every Friday no matter the weather, home or away. My uncle wouldn't miss a game yelling "Go Mean Green."
He is survived by his sisters, Deborah Sue Carter of Cuero and Janice Johnson of San Antonio; nieces, Relaine Pitts and Sylvia Carter both of Houston, Brandi Johnson of San Antonio, S'herronda Dailey of Victoria and Deborah Hamilton of Cuero; nephews, Jason Carter of Beeville, Kenneth Johnson of San Antonio and Kevin "Roy" Hamilton of Austin; and all of his God-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his mother, sister, Linda Darnell Hamilton- Dailey and brother, Henry Carter.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 18, 2013 from 6-8 p.m. at Freund Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 19, 2013 at L.E. Meador Encampment Grounds with Rev. Calvis Brooks officiating. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
Serving as Honorary pallbearers will be the Staff and Board of Directors of the Cuero Chamber of Commerce.
The Family would like to extend a special thanks to Rosemary Battles, Ruthie Davis, Brenda Martin, Sharon Taylor, Vicki Coppedge and so many more for their help and generosity in Larry's time of need.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Testament Holiness Church.
You may sign the guest book or send condolences at www.freundfuneralhome.com
Freund Funeral Home, 361-275-2343.