Orval "Rocky" Lee Carter, age 65 of Jasper, Arkansas, passed away Friday, October 9, 2020 at Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri.
The son of Josia Mae (Canady) Cooper was born July 31, 1955 in Chaffee, Missouri.
He is preceded in death by his mother and his step-father, Ray "Sunny" Cooper; his brothers, David Carter, and Tim Jimenez; and his sisters, Suzie Carter and Mary Mansker.
Rocky enjoyed fishing on his boat, hunting, 4 wheeling, and being outdoors. He also enjoyed, working on his Chevelle and going to car and knife shows with his sons. And most of all he enjoyed spending time with his grandkids.
Rocky is survived by his wife, Dianne Carter of Jasper; his daughter, Susan Dutton and husband Michael of Compton; his sons, Johnny Carter and wife Marquena of Harrison and James Carter and wife Selena of Harrison; his grandchildren, Izak, Austin, and Cooper Carter, Olivia and Brooklyn Carter, Brant Davis, and Langley and Finley Dutton.
He is also survived by his sisters, Laura Carter of Viola, AR, Loleta McCollugh and husband Allan of Dexter, MO, Ruth Ann Mcleod of Doniphan, Missouri, Sheila Villines and Richard Matlock of Jasper, and Pat Rollinson of Harrison; his brothers, Johnny Cooper and wife Denise of Harrison, Gary Cooper of Harrison, and special brother-in-law, Dale Villines of Jasper.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 at Coffman Funeral Home in Jasper with Pastor David Faught officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Sherman Cemetery.
Visitation will be 10 a.m., Wednesday prior to the service.
Pallbearers will be Larry Mahoney, Wayne Mahoney, Paul Mahoney, Johnny Cooper, Shannon Willis, Dale Villines, and David Mahoney.
Honorary pallbearers are Roger Tucker, Austin Carter, Cooper Carter, Izak Carter, Brant Davis, Finley Dutton and Michael Dutton.
Online condolences may be left at www.coffmanfh.com