James Ronald Carter, December 11, 1942~December 8, 2014
James Ronald Carter, 71, of Fayetteville died Monday, December 8, 2014. He was born December 11, 1942 in Huntsville, Arkansas to Raymond and Mary Florence Carter. He retired from the Athletic Department at the University of Arkansas. He enjoyed gardening, fixing things and helping the homeless.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret “Bunny” Carter.
He is survived by two sons, Ronald Carter of Fayetteville and Thomas Carter of Hogeye; daughter, Linda Heshelman of Elnora, IN.; brother, Jerry of MO., sisters, Joyce and Sharon of CA.; Carolyn of AZ.; Wanda of FL. and Dorothy of Springdale; six grandchildren; and one great- grandchild.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Beard’s Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow at Venus Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel.
Visitation will be Friday, December 12, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
As per his request, those attending the funeral please wear casual attire.
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