Thelmarie Jones Carter


Mrs. Thelmarie Jones Carter, 81, of Cartersville, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 2:00pm at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 147 Jones Street, Cartersville, Georgia. The body will lie in state in the church from 1:00pm until the hour of service. Interment will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends on Monday, December 10, 2018, from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Home, 210 North Bartow Street, Cartersville, Georgia.

Thelmarie was born on February 27, 1937, in Bartow County. She was the fourth child born to the late Richard Jones and Hattie Mabel Jones.

Thelmarie was educated in the Bartow County School System and graduated from Summer Hill High School with the class of 1956. She was a member of the True Light Tabernacle Church for many years. She retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company after 30 years of services.

Thelmarie was married to Ernest William Carter and to this union four children were born.

She leaves to cherish her loving memories three daughters, Hattie Ruthel (Frederick) Dodson, Mary Laverne (Alphonso) Wilson, and Delmarie Carter all of Cartersville Georgia; one son, Mark Elliott Carter of Orlando, Florida; step-son, Terry L. Carter of Cartersville, Georgia; seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren; very special friend, Elizabeth Gainor, and a host of loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

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Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Service, Inc. are in charge of the arrangements.