William Robert Carter, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2022, at the age of 66.
William was born January 17, 1956, to John R. Carter and Dorothy Wiggins Carter in Sarasota, FL. He went to Gulfport East High School and graduated from the Gulf Coast Military Academy. William spent most of his career in construction and electrical work. He spent many years working for the family business, Carter's Menswear, in Hardy Court in Gulfport, MS.
William loved being around family, fishing and collecting coins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John R. Carter and Dorothy Wiggins Carter; and his brother, John “Sammy” Carter.
William is survived by his children, William Carter II, Emily Carter and Amy Parker; brothers, Jimmy Carter, Joel R. Carter Sr. (Stephanie) and Joey Carter; and several nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers the family prefers donations be made to Feed My Sheep, 2615 19th Avenue, Gulfport, MS 39501.
Private family services will be held.
Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home is honored to serve the Carter family.