Ruby Jane ‘Janie’ Jones Carter

Published 11:46 am Friday, November 17, 2023

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Mrs. Ruby Jane “Janie” Jones Carter, 88, of Joe Road, Mocksville, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2023 at SECU Hospice Care Center in Yadkinville.

She was born on June 4, 1935, in Davie County to the late Thomas Brady and Ruby Jane Whitlock Jones.

Janie attended Freedom Baptist Church in Mocksville and loved her church. She enjoyed Hallmark movies and quilting, cooking, canning, and gardening. She loved to travel to the mountains and living a simple life. She loved family get-togethers and loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren very much.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Troy Junior Carter; her sister, Ursula Jones Watkins; and a daughter-in-law, Jackie Hall Carter.

Survivors include: 4 children, Rick Carter (Susan) of Mocksville, Doug Carter (Becky) of Mocksville, Norman Carter (Jamie) of Mocksville, and Cindy Grubb of Advance; 12 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren, with one on the way; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19 at Eaton Funeral Chapel with Pastor Billy Louya officiating. Interment will follow in Cornatzer Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, at the funeral home.

Memorials may be considered for: Mountain Valley Hospice, 243 N. Lee Avenue, Yadkinville, NC 27055.

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