Robert Eugene Carter

CENTRALIA — Robert Eugene Carter, 64, of Centralia passed away Saturday, August 27, 2016 at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia.

Robert CarterHe was born the son of Robert C. Carter and Juanita Garren on September 17, 1951 in Centralia.

He is survived by one daughter, Kristie Carter of Centralia; one son, Kyle Carter of Canton, Ill.; one sister, Faye Milburn of Centralia; and four grandchildren, Elana Watts, Cecelia Watts, Lance Carter, and Trenton Carter.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents Robert C. Carter and Juanita Garren; one infant brother; and his grandparents.

Robert enjoyed going fishing, camping, and hiking. He also liked to go driving across the country, playing pool, and playing video games. Most of all he loved spending time with family and friends.

Per his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family and will be accepted by the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia, who is assisting the family with arrangements.

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