Pauline Buck Carter - Leachville

Friday, April 1, 2005

Pauline Buck Carter, 82, of Leachville, died Sunday, March 20, 2005, at Rose Skill Care Nursing Center in Jonesboro.

Born at Phoenix, Ariz., she was the daughter of the late State Boyd and Grace Thurman Skipper and had been a Leachville resident for most of her life. She was a longtime member of the Leachville Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband, Paul Carter of Clarksdale, Miss.; a son, Gary Buck of Jonesboro; a daughter, Patricia Graham of Mishawaka, Ind.; two step-daughters, Sharrel Clark of Clarksdale, Miss., and Ruth Ann Keith of Leachville; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Elvin Buck.

The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Leachville with David Lawrence officiating. Burial was in LuLu Cemetery near Senath.

Pallbearers were James Keith, Paul Keith, Kim Graham, Merritt Hoffman, Doug Ash, and Jackie Cude.