Magdalen "Maggie" Carter, 81, of Big Spring died Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Monday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home, followed by a vigil service at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish. Burial will be at Trinity Memorial Park.
She was born July 10, 1931, to Petranella and Stanley Wollney in Kosciusko, Texas. She married Robert H. "Ace" Carter Jr. on June 13, 1953, in San Antonio and moved to Big Spring in 1953. She was a homemaker and worked for an insurance company and Woolsworth in San Antonio. She later worked at the Airport Grocery in Big Spring.
She is survived by her husband, Robert "Ace" Carter Jr. of Big Spring; three sons, Ron Carter and fiancĂ©e Debbie of San Antonio, William (Bill) Carter and Jeff Carter, both of Big Spring; one daughter, Cheryl Joy and husband Frank of Big Spring; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com