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Lola Mae Carter

August 29, 1929 ~ April 14, 2020 (age 90)


Lola Mae Littrell Cross Carter, 90 of Cloverdale, Indiana passed away on Tuesday, April 14th, 2020 at home.  She was born in New Castle, Indiana on August 29th, 1929 to Lawrence Littrell and Susan Elizabeth Pierce Littrell.  Lola married Stanley Carter on June 9th, 1963, and he preceded her in death on January 14th, 2016. 

Lola was a member of the Amity Baptist Church, and she retired from Mallorys to be a stay at home mother and housewife.  She loved spending time with her family, that was her greatest joy.  She was a good cook, and she was known for baking her famous pies.  She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. 

She is survived by her children Ronald(Terri)Cross of Greencastle, Michael(Liz)Cross of Knightstown, and Jannetta Carter Wolfe of Cloverdale.  Grandchildren, Krystal(Ted)Baker, Blake(Shelby)Cross and Bobi(Josh)Brancamp, great-grandchildren, Brystal Robertson and Hudson Baker, Landon, Alexander and Riley Brancamp, and Alivia Cross.  Her sisters Ruth Norman, Marie Cross, Kay Sauer, Linda Sutherland, and Rita Paitson.  Brother in-laws William Paitson, and Leon Sims.  Sister in-law Eileen Carter, and many nieces and nephews.

 In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her sisters Gladys Kruse, Edna Sims, and Mary Constantino. Brothers, Leroy Littrell and Lawrence Littrell.

Funeral Services will be family only due to the Corona Virus Saturday, April 18th, 2020 at 1:00pm, with burial following in the Cloverdale Cemetery.  Services will be webcasted through Facebook live.  Condolences may be made at

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Funeral Service
April 18, 2020

1:00 PM
Whitaker Funeral Home
201 N. Lafayette St.
Cloverdale, IN 46120

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