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Mr. Robert L. Carter, 59, died August 19, 2018. Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Saturday, August 25, 2018 at St Mary’s United Methodist Church in Walnut Cove. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.

Robert, fondly called “Benny” by his family and friends was born December 7, 1958 in Stokes County to the late Robert Simmons and Lessie Carter.  Benny departed this life on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at his home. He was a former construction worker and a devoted caregiver to his mother, Lessie Carter during the time of her last days.  He attended St. Mary’s United Methodist Church after returning back home.  Benny loved his family and would do anything for you.  Benny was also preceded in death by his brothers, Randy and Lonnie Simmons.  He leaves to cherish his memory: his son; Robert Dillard, stepdaughters; Latoya and Courtney Dillard, sister; Rev. Patricia Gaines (Louis) of Asheboro, NC, brothers; Roger Carter, James Simmons both of Walnut Cove, NC, Charles Carter of Winston Salem, NC, Danny Simmons (Juanita) of Reidsville, NC, five grandchildren; Adrienne, Luca, Ki’ar, Khari and Keyshaun, a host of nieces and nephews.


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  • Wednesday, August 22, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Perry - Spencer Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Thursday, August 23, 2018
    My deepest sympathies are with the Carter family for the passing of your love one
    ~ Charles Bell   Asheboro, NC
  • Thursday, August 23, 2018
    My deepest sympathies are with the Carter family for the passing of your love one Roger. His passing is a devastating experience for your family however, our Heavenly Father Jehovah is aware of your lost and Jehovah offered his son Jesus who gave his life in order for Roger to have the hope in a resurrection. Acts 25:16 confirms this promise which states, “there is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and unrighteous” at which time god will remember Roger’s life and bring him back. So, during this time of deep sorrow, draw close to Jehovah because he will stregthen and sustain your family.
    ~ Charles Bell   Asheboro, NC
  • Thursday, August 23, 2018
    May God continue to Bless and comfort the family as they go through this time. Death has no sorrow that Heaven can't Heal.
    ~ Elder James A (Ricky) Hatcher   Stoneville, NC
  • Saturday, September 01, 2018
    We can look forward to the day when there will be no more sickness and death. Revelation 21:4 says: "And he (God) will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away". God cares for the brokenhearted; Psalm 34:18 assures us that he is close to them. Please accept my sincere condolences. Always remember God loves you and he cares for you! (Psalm 36:7; 1 Peter 5:7)
    ~ Rachel Morton