We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Missouri - Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapels
George Carter passed away on October 12, 2021 at Redwood Nursing Home in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born on October 29, 1936 in Okolona, Arkansas to the union of David Carter and Roberta Gary. He was preceded in death by both parents, his sister Rose May Graham, his brother John D. Carter and his son Kevin Forman.
George grew up in Okolona, Arkansas. He went to elementary school in Piney Ridge, Arkansas. Later he attended Henry Bell High School and graduated in 1956. George accepted Christ at an early age. He attended Piney Ridge Baptist Church and was a very active member. While in Arkansas he met Mozella Wright and they developed a close friendship. In 1961 they married in Kansas City, Missouri. George and Mozella were married for 59 years.
In 1973 George began working for TWA as a Tech Serviceman. He was a hardworking, dedicated employee. He enjoyed his job. He was also a member of TWA’s Black Caucus. He retired with 25 years of service. He also enjoyed being a member of the Master Mason Rising Sun Lodge #7. George was a quiet person but he was fun to be around and talk to. He had a love for family gatherings. He also had a love for cars.
George leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 59 years Mozella Carter, his sister Alberta Standifer of Kansas City, Missouri, 1 grandson and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
Funeral Service will be held Thursday, October 21, 2021,11:00am at Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel. Interment Floral Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10am-11am at the chapel. Service conducted by Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be shared on our website. Due to COVID-19 protocols, social distancing and face coverings are required indoors.