Stanley Eugene Carter

Born on: June 26, 1935
Departed on: January 14, 2016

Visitation: January 18, 2016 at 4:00 pm
Service: January 19, 2016 at 11:00 am
Burial: Cloverdale Cemetery

Stanley Eugene Carter, 80, Cloverdale, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. He was born on June 26, 1935 in Indianapolis and was the son of Clarence Earl and Irmal [Michael] Carter.
Stanley married Lola [Littrell] Cross on June 9, 1963 and they celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on June 9, 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Hugh M. Carter and 2 brothers in infancy.
He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during Korea.
Stanley retired from the Putnamville Correctional Facility in 2003, serving as a Correctional Officer for 48 years and 2 months. He was recognized with an Outstanding Contribution Distinguished Honor on May 1, 2003, which was for serving the Department of Correction for longer than any other employee. He also received the State of Indiana Sagamore of the Wabash from Governor Frank OBannon on May 9, 2003.
He was a member of the Amity Baptist Church for over 50 years and had served in several offices in the church.
Stanley loved spending time with his family and working on his farm.
Surviving are his wife, Lola, his daughter, Jannetta [Carter] Wolfe, Cloverdale, his step-sons, Ronald [Terri] Cross, Greencastle, Michael [Liz] Cross, Knightstown, his sister-in-law, Eileen [Henson] Carter, Dadeville, MO, 3 step-grandchildren, Krystal [Ted] Baker, Blake Cross [fianceShelby Bonebrake] and Bobi [Josh] Brancamp, 3 step-great-grandchildren, Brystal Robertson, Landon and Alexander Brancamp.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 11:00 AM at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 18, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Cloverdale Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.