Mary Beauchamp Carter

Published 3:32 pm Monday, November 5, 2018

Mrs. Mary Beauchamp Carter, 88, of Eaton’s Church Road, Mocksville, died on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018 at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.

She was born Nov. 10, 1929 in Davie County to the late Joel “Sam” and Flossie Smith Beauchamp. Mrs. Carter was retired from Hanes Knitting after 20 years. She was a member of Eatons Baptist Church where she served the church as a Sunday School teacher. She loved her family, and enjoyed quilting for them and working in her flowers.

She was also preceded in death by: her husband, the Rev. Cecil Earl Carter on Dec. 3, 2017; a brother, Elmer Beauchamp; and a niece, Christine Walker.

Surviving: her children, Louise Carter, Wayne Carter, and Barbara Atkins; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The family was to receive friends from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville. Her funeral service was to follow at 1 p.m. in the Gentry Family Chapel by the Rev. David Gilbreath. Burial was to follow in the Eatons Baptist Church Cemetery.

Memorials: Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, 27103; or to Gideon’s International, Davie Camp, PO Box 182, Mocksville.