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Official Obituary of

John R. Carter, Sr.

January 1, 1938 ~ February 14, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

John R. Carter, Sr. Obituary

John entered into eternal rest on February 14, 2024, at Henrico Health & Rehabilitation Center. He is preceded in death by his parents, Reyland & Nancy Carter; his wife Ruth A. Carter “Cassie”, and his son, John R. Carter, Jr.

John Richard Carter joined New Grove Baptist Church when he was a young child. He was joined in the holy matrimony to Ruth A. Carter. To this union two children were born, Glenda and Lil John.

He was well known and loved in the Southside of Richmond. They knew him as “Sugar Puga” and the “Candy Man”. He operated and owned a candy truck. The children loved him also; he gave away a lot of candy to them.

John enjoyed his life to the fullest alongside his devoted and loving wife, “Cassie”. John never complained about anything.

He is survived by one daughter Glenda Williams – Yates (Robert) one granddaughter, Laura Williams of District of Columbia (DC) Two sisters, Mary Greene (Bernard), Lillian Ann Carter of East Orange, New Jersey; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and loved ones.

I’ll see you when I get there!!

R.I.P “Sugar Puga”!!

A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2024 at Wilson & Associates' Funeral Service - South Chapel, 1215 Richmond Hwy., Richmond, VA, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 2, 2024. 

The Carter family is receiving services of comfort from Wilson & Associates' Funeral Service - South Chapel, 1215 Richmond Hwy., Richmond, VA. 

 

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Viewing
Friday
March 1, 2024

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Wilson & Associates' Funeral Service (South Chapel)
1215 Richmond Hwy.
Richmond, VA 23224

Funeral Service
Saturday
March 2, 2024

11:00 AM
Wilson & Associates' Funeral Service (South Chapel)
1215 Richmond Hwy.
Richmond, VA 23224

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