May 22, 2013

Robert ‘Bob’ Carter

— Mr. Robert “Bob” Carter, 67, of Dalton, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Carter Sr.

Bob was a veteran of the U.S. Army and faithfully attended the First Christian Church.

He is survived by his loving wife, Sherry Adams Carter of Dalton; sons, Michael Carter and Ty Carter; mother and stepfather, Billie Rose and Mickey Hawkins of Dalton; sister and brother-in-law, Linda Jo and Danny Daniels of Harrison, Tenn.; stepbrothers and wives, Johnny and Sherry Hawkins, Jeff and Regina Hawkins, and Darryl Hawkins, all of Dalton; and aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be Friday at 4 p.m. at the First Christian Church on Dug Gap Road with Brother Tim McIntosh officiating.

The family will receive friends at the church on Friday from 2 to 4 p.m.

The family asks that flowers please be omitted and that memorials may be made to the First Christian Church, P.O. Box 15, Dalton, GA 30722.

Words of comfort may be sent to the family at

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center), is in charge of arrangements.