Conrad Carter, 84

Conrad R. “Doc” Carter, died Monday, October 12 (2020). An open visitation is Monday, Oct. 19,  at Holt Memorial Chapel. Graveside service is Tuesday, Oct. 20, at Sand Hill Cemetery in Yardelle. Arrangements by Holt Memorial Chapel.

Conrad R. “Doc” Carter, died Monday, October 12 (2020). An open visitation is Monday, Oct. 19,  at Holt Memorial Chapel. Graveside service is Tuesday, Oct. 20, at Sand Hill Cemetery in Yardelle.

He was born as Cave Creek, Nov. 17, 1935. His parents are the late William Alfred and Verla Carter.

Conrad had to quit school at age 12 to help his parents work, picking cotton in the boot hill of Arkansas.  He would then go on to Wichita, KS, working for Steffan’s Dairy, Beech Aircraft and Dillon’s Grocery, retiring in 1997.

He was preceded in death by  brothers, Doris Edward, William Buddy and James Arley Carter.

Survivors include his sisters, Leona Taffer and Bobbie Waters and three daughters, Brenda, Sharon and Melissa; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.