Dorothy   Carter
Dorothy Carter

October 15, 1947 - December 14, 2018
Resided in Richmond, VA
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Dorothy Louise Carter was born on October 15th, 1947. She was born in Richmond, VA, at the Saint Philip's Hospital. Dorothy attended Richmond Public Schools and later worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant, specializing in Private Duty Care. She was preceded in death by Parents Lady Bell Jackson and Mack Phillip Carter. Dorothy was also preceded in death by her nine siblings James Carter, Mack Carter, LeRoy Carter, Joe Carter, Mary Carter, Andrew Carter, Thomas Carter, David Carter and John Carter.

Dorothy came to know Jesus at a young age and her life was a testament. Dorothy affectionately known as “Dot” enjoyed decorating and was a great cook. She was very personable with a quick wit. Dorothy enjoyed laughing and spending time with her family. To know her was to love her. Dorothy was a lovable mother and will be missed dearly.

Dorothy was well loved by her family and friends and leaves to cherish her memories a loving and devoted son, Douglas Carter (Richmond, VA) and a loving and devoted daughter, Quindetta Carter-Cosby (Baltimore, MD); five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; brother, Charles Carter, Sr.; sisters-in-law Juanita Carter, Rose P. Carter, Isabelle Adams, Jackie Carter, Henrietta Day and a hosts of nephews, nieces, cousins and other relatives and friends.

Service dates and times can be viewed below.




Memorial Service
Chiles Funeral Home
2100 Fairmount Ave.
Richmond, VA US 23223
Monday, January 7, 2019
11:00 AM