Mother Eunice Carter

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Mother Eunice Carter, a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, peacefully passed away on September 11, 2023, at Avita Hospital in Ontario, at the age of 88. Born on June 14, 1935, in Brownsville, Tennessee, Eunice was a remarkable woman who touched the lives of many.

Eunice graduated from Mansfield Senior High School and retired from Hartman Electric, where she made valuable contributions over the years. Eunice’s strong work ethic and commitment to her job earned her the respect and admiration of her colleagues.

Outside of her profession, Eunice was a devoted member of Shiloh Baptist Church for over 60 years, actively serving on The Mothers Board and previously on the Usher Board. Her unwavering faith and deep-rooted spirituality were an inspiration to those around her. Eunice found solace in the pages of novels, embracing a love for reading of all genres. Additionally, she found joy in following her favorite soap operas and watching exciting tennis matches.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gordan Bowers and Maggie Wison Hunt. and former husband, Joseph Nathan Carter

Mother Eunice was a cherished matriarch and leaves behind a legacy of love. She is survived by her sons, Kenneth (Lorie) Carter and Woodrow (Audry) Carter. Her memory will forever be treasured in the hearts of her adoring grandchildren: Demetrious (Stacey) McClain, Brandon Carter, Maurice (Sharron) Carter, and Katelyn (Colleen) Carter, her great-grandchildren: D’Eandre, D’Eyon, D’Marian, D’Cario, Myleah, Niylah, Aaliyah, Vinceno, and Bradley; goddaughter, Pastor Renea Collins and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

The family will receive friends on Monday September 18, 2023 1:00 – 5:00 pm at 500 Parkview Street #2, Mansfield, Ohio.

The family will receive relatives and friends for a visitation at Shiloh Baptist Church in Mansfield on Tuesday September 19, 2023, starting at 10:00 am. A celebratory funeral service honoring Eunice’s life will follow at 11:00 am in the sanctuary of Shiloh Baptist Church followed by Burial at Mansfield Cemetery.

Mother Eunice Carter’s spirit will live on through the memories shared with family and friends. She will be remembered for her unwavering faith, her strong direction, her kind heart, her love for literature and tennis and being a mother to many in the community. May she rest in eternal peace, knowing the significant impact she had on the lives around her.

Condolence Messages

  1. I’m very Sorry to hear about your Mother passing Woody&Kenny! You have our Family Deepest condolences and will be up for funeral services on Tuesday. Your Old Friend from your Home Town! Be Blessed !

  2. Kim Y.Hairston-Dismuke

    Praying for the Family.

  3. Charles and Patti (Cash) Ray


  4. Khalil and Joyce Ali

    Our prayers and condolences go out to the Carter family. May God bless you all and may Mother Eunice rest in peace.

  5. Heartfelt condolences and prayers are extended to the entire Carter family. We pray that the precious memories you hold will help to lighten your hearts in the days to come. We will continue to keep you all in our prayers.

    Rosie Jean, Elaine, Burke Jr, Clarence & Carmen

  6. If anyone knows the pain that comes with losing someone you love, God does. He knows what it is to grieve and as your heart is breaking, may He hold you close to Him and comfort you during this most difficult time. The Lord has comforted His people and will have compassion upon them in sorrow. Isaiah 49:13

    Brandon, Niyla, Aaliyah, Vinceno & Bradley

    • I’m sorry to hear about mother Carter she was definitely one of a kind always kind to me prayers up to her entire family especially her 2 sons Woody & Kenny Take ur rest mother n Joy Heaven c ya later

  7. We are sending heart felt condolences and love to the family. May God comfort you during this difficult time but know that her spirit lives on. May she rest in peace!

  8. To The Carter Family,
    Prayers of peace and comfort

  9. I am deeply saddened to hear about your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences during this incredibly challenging time. Losing a loved one is never easy.
    May you find strength and support in one another, and may the cherished memories of your mother bring you comfort and peace in the days ahead. Woody and Kenny you are in my thoughts and prayers.
    With heartfelt sympathy
    Anderson and Teresa Brown

  10. To Woody & Kenny my condolences to your family on the passing of your mother. May God bless & comfort you.

  11. Sending prayers to the Carter Family during this time of their loss. During our younger years we spent time in trying to make our community more diverse and she was very involved in Black Women United. I’m sure she was involved in several more civic committees and working to raise money for our youth to receive small scholarships.

  12. Pebbles Luckie-Spikes

    Condolences to the family!

  13. Woody and Katelynn I am so sorry to hear that your beautiful mother and grandmother has passed away. Extending encouragement and love during this difficult trial. Pray that you will find comfort in the promise recorded in the Bible at Revelation 21:3 and 4. An end to death and the pain and suffering associated with it. Love you Aunt “Lynn”

  14. Terry and Kay Chambry

    Prayers for the family

  15. My deepest condolences to you in your Mothers passing , you know it seems just yesterday being taught how to get along as kids on Foster Street to getting along at John Todd Park playing Basketball. Time waits for no one. Cherish the memories of your Mother as i cherish the memories of mine…….. God Bless

  16. Glinda Dames-Fincher

    Dear Carter Family, You have my deepest sympathy for the passing of you mother Eunice. May God bless you with great memories of her. Praying for you all.

    Glinda Dames-Fincher & Family

  17. My condolences to Woody and Kenneth Carter for the loss of your mother may God continue to bless you during these difficult days

  18. Twyla Wilkins Hood

    My Sincere Sympathy & Prayers
    Ms. Eunice was a Beautiful Lady.

  19. To the Carter family our deepest condolences for the loss of your Mother. She was an ever presence in our life by always recognizing who we were. Your presence will be missed but not forgotten.RIH 2nd st. Family

  20. My heartfelt condolences are extended to the family of my dear friend Ms. Eunice Carter. Please keep my telephone number to call at any time you’re feeling low.

  21. Sending our thoughts and prayers to the family.

    Vincent, Sherel and Micah Hunt

  22. Vernzella Jackson

    To the Carter family. My deepest condolences to you at the passing of Ms.Eunice. I pray that you continue to honor her memory through your love and support for one another and I pray for God’s continued strength in the days, weeks and months ahead.

  23. Sylvia Boyd & Family

    Sending our Condolences and Prayers to the Family. Mother Carter will be greatly missed

  24. My deepest and sincerest condolences to Woody and Jerry and the rest of the family for your loss. Aunt Eunice will truly be missed. God Bless

  25. My Condolences to the Family
    Sorry for Your Loss
    Prayer & Love
    Barbara Simms

  26. Condolences to the family

  27. Praying for the family

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