Arthur Lee Carter, 82, of Morrisonville, passed away at 9:55 a.m. on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Taylorville Care Center.
Artie was born January 25, 1935 in Morrisonville, Ill., the son of Raymond “Dick” and Velma (Eckhoff) Carter. He married Susan Clinard November 25, 1956, at the First Presbyterian Church of Morrisonville.
Artie graduated from Morrisonville High School, and went on to work for Louis Marsch Co. for over 50 years as an oil truck operator. He proudly served his country in the United States Army Reserves, and was a life-long member of the First Presbyterian Church of Morrisonville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Louie Carter.
Artie is survived by his wife, Susan Carter of Morrisonville; son, Sam (wife, Tammy) Carter of Morrisonville; daughters, Cindy (husband, Michael) Millburg of Morrisonville and Lori (husband, Christopher) Durbin of Morrisonville; grandchildren: Jonathon, Lance, Cameron, and Abigale Millburg, Thomas and Todd Carter, and Emily Durbin; step-grandchildren: Joni Virden, Stephanie Cisco, and Adam Durbin; great-grandchildren: Carter, Claire, Lydia, Andrew, Benjamin, and Avery; cousins: Linda Poggenpohl and Ruth Hopper; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church of Morrisonville, 111 North St., Morrisonville, Ill. 62546.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 1, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church of Morrisonville. Burial will follow at Morrisonville Cemetery.
Perfetti Funeral Home, 304 Carlin St., Morrisonville, Ill. 62546 is in charge of arrangements. Please visit www.perfettifuneralhome.com to leave condolences.