Patricia Ann (Kolwick) Carter

Published 1:32 pm Monday, December 21, 2020

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Patricia Ann (Kolwick) Carter, 79, of Clemmons, died on Dec. 18, 2020 at her home in Forsyth County.

She was born April 17, 1941 in Charleston, W.Va. She was the daughter of the late John Kolwick and Geniveve Kolwick. She is also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Rose Kolwick and MaryJo Matthew.

She attended many colleges including Miami DADE, University of Miami, and Marshall University, earning a bachelor’s degree to become a nurse.  She retired as a nurse from Baptist Hospital and served in the U.S. Navy. In 1956 she married the love of her life, Billy Hugh Carter in Portsmouth, Va. She loved to travel and loved her knitting group, Picky Knitters.

Survivors: her husband, Billy Carter of Clemmons; 2 sons, Eric Clayton Carter (Natalie Beauchamp) of Raleigh, and Vincent John Carter (Stella) of Wilmington, Del.; a brother, John Kolwick (Maureen) of Dunbar, W.Va.; and 4 grandchildren, Lucas, Chloe, Ethan, and Devon.