CHESTER -- Mr. Shelby O'Neil Carter, 69, of 2816 Pear Tree Lane, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008, at Providence Hospital in Columbia.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church, with the Rev. David Sealy officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
A native of Chester County, Mr. Carter was a son of the late John Joe and Mattie Yarborough Carter. He was retired from Duke Power with 30 years service. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, where he was a deacon. He was a past Worshipful Master of Sandy River Masonic Lodge 207 and formerly served in the South Carolina National Guard.
Survivors are his wife, Joyce B. Carter; one daughter, Susan C. Bolin (Clint); one granddaughter, Kaylee Sue Bolin; two brothers, Billy Joe Carter (Barbara) and Earl Carter (Linda); one sister, Adeline C. Faust (Julian); special cousin, Lillian C. Casebolt; mother-in-law, Massie B. Gregory, all of Chester, SC; two sisters-in-law, Ann Grant (David) of Chester and Sandra Doster (Larry) of Irmo, S.C.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Keith O'Neil Carter.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday in the church fellowship hall.
Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church "Youth Fund", 610 Calvary Church Road, Chester, SC 29706.
Barron Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.