Elaine Carter, 88, passed peacefully at
home Wednesday, June 27, 2018. She was born July 1,
1929 in Chicago, IL to William and Lydia Belssner.
On December 30, 1952, she married
Charles Carter, both raised in the farmlands near Chicago.
Elaine was a loving wife and mother and
stood beside Charles in all his endeavors, performing the
duties of a military officer's wife and, in retirement, as a
cattle farmer's wife.
She is survived by her husband Charles,
daughter Jennifer Dias of Massachusetts, son Charles of
Florida, grandchildren Dorianne Dias of Arkansas, Kealey
Dias of New York, Keaton Dias of New York, Matt Carter of
Massachusetts, and Melissa Carter of Florida, and 7
great-grandchildren of New York and Arkansas
Visitation will be at 1 pm followed by
a service at 2 pm on Saturday June 30 at Grace United
Methodist Church in Conway, AR. Graveside services will be at 12:00 p.m.
on Tuesday, July 3 at Peotone Cemetery in Peotone IL.