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Faye Carter

May 25, 1931 — April 14, 2022


Faye Winogene “Jean” Carter, beloved wife, mother, granny, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother, went to heaven on Thursday, April 14, 2022. She was born on May 25, 1931, to E. Rastus Shaw and Ida Mae Nelson-Shaw in Granite, Oklahoma.

She married Lloyd Dale Carter July 2, 1949.

Faye is preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, her parents, one grandson, three sisters and one brother.

She is survived by her daughter, Suzanne Hudson and her husband Ray Hudson of Bryan, Texas; her three sons, Larry Carter and wife Vickie carter of Odessa, Texas, Danny Carter of Odessa, Texas, Carl Carter and Wife Cheri Carter of Odessa, Texas; ten grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren.

Bobby Cox companies employed her for 34 years as a manager of Texas Burger, number 1 in Odessa, Texas. She loved Spending time with her family, cooking, watching movies, and she was always known to be sitting at her kitchen table with a deck of cards playing solitaire while listening to Permian football games on Friday Nights.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Raymond Dale Hudson, Greg Hudson, James Carter, Brandon Carter, Michael Carter, and Troy Dale Carter.

In Lieu of flowers you may make a memorial in Faye Carters name to Texas Alzheimer’s Research and Care.

The family of Faye Carter wishes to extend our sincere thanks to nurses and staff of Buena Vista Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Odessa, Texas and the staff of Hospice in Odesa, Texas.

Services are entrusted to Sunset Memorial Gardens And funeral Home.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Faye Carter, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, April 18, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Sunset Memorial Funeral Home

, Odessa, TX 79762

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Starts at 2:30 pm (Central time)

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