CARTER, Richard Dean Carter

Richard Dean Carter, 80, of Florida, and formerly of Mason and Effingham, passed away Feb. 4, 2020.
Burial will be Feb. 17, 2020, in Bushnell National Cemetery with military rights.
Rick was born Feb. 20, 1939, in Morris, Illinois, to Oma (Smith) and Gordon Carter. After graduating from Effingham High School, he enlisted in the Navy.
He married Betty Carroll Aug. 18, 1972. She passed away Sept. 11, 2017.
Rick is survived by a son, Ricky; granddaughter Hailey; his dear friend Verna Chester; sisters Helen Niccum and Carolyn Kinkelaar; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers Gordon, Jr., and Howard, sisters Lois and Martha, and infant brothers Charles and Thomas.

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