Vesta Lee Carter

Vesta Lee Carter
January 12, 1927 – April 24, 2018
BOWIE – Vesta Lee Carter, 91, died on April 24, 2018 in Bowie, TX.
The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. on April 26 at The White Family Funeral Home in Bowie.
A funeral service was at 2 p.m. on April 27 at The White Family Funeral home in Bowie with Debra Spangler officiating. Burial followed at Perryman Cemetery in Forestburg.
Carter was born on Jan. 12, 1927 in Forestburg to Lester Boyd Sr. and Charity (Thompson) Boyd. She graduated from Forestburg High School in 1944 and graduated with a bachelors in education from University of North Texas in Denton. She married Jack Carter in Saint Jo on July, 16 1949. She taught grade school in both Bowie and Forestburg for 30 years.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Jack Carter; her parents; children, John Carter and Jan Cowden, and son-in-law, John Cowden.
She is survived by her brother, Lester Boyd Jr., Forestburg; son, Jeff Carter, Bell Aire, KS; three grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Arrangements entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.