Rosemary Showalter Carter

Published 8:24 am Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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Rosemary Showalter Carter, 83, passed away at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home on Nov. 27, 2021.
Rosemary was born on July 12, 1938, to Mary Aletha Lucas Showalter and George Wallace Showalter in Austin, Texas. Rosemary earned a master’s degree in education from Abilene Christian College. She retired from Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools, having taught at Atkins and Ashley middle schools. She attended Southfork Church of Christ and South Stokes Church of Christ. Rosemary enjoyed playing bridge and canasta with her friends at the Senior Center in King. She will be remembered as a loving person with a sweet nature and caring personality.
In addition to her parents, Rosemary was preceded in death by: her husband, Joe Frank Carter; and son, Hix Casey Carter.
Surviving: her son, Max Lee Carter (Jane Myers); grandchildren, Kristi Carter, Danny Carter, Jones Myers, Tiffany Caudle, and Alanna Jacome; 10 great-grandchildren; and a brother, George Wallace Showalter.
A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Southfork Church of Christ, South Stokes Church of Christ, or Jerico Church of Christ.
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