Dateline: October 24, 2002
services for Gertrude Lee Hulsey Smith Carter, age 86, were held at 1:00
p.m. on Friday, October 18, 2002, in Citizens Cemetery with Rev. Bryan
Knowles, Pastor of Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon, officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Directors, Inc., in Clarendon.
Carter died Tuesday, October 15, 2002, in Clarendon. She was born in Yeager, Oklahoma, to Mack and Jettie Hulsey.
She married Ed Smith in 1941 at Anadarko, Oklahoma, and they moved
to Clarendon shortly after their marriage. They worked for the Ross Darby
Diary and for Boke Bugbee. They
also lived in the Groom area where she worked for the Golden Spread Grill.
Mr. Smith died in 1974 and she moved to Nevado for a time. She then
lived in Lefors and Clarendon again before moving to Jacksboro where she
met and married Glen Carter. He
died in 1986.
in death by her parents; one sister, Nora Jewel Hulsey Ledbetter; and
three brothers, Lester Edward Hulsey, Roy Virgil Hulsey, and Carl C.
include one niece, Linda Louise Anderson of Oakly, Idaho; a nephew, Edward
Wayne Ledbetter of Clarendon; a brother-in-law, Ed Richard Ledbetter of
Clarendon; a sister-in-law, Vereda Hulsey of White Deer; and numerous
great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews.
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