Gloria J. Carter was born August 6, 1935, in Lansing, Michigan, to Denver and Elsie Sweet and passed away October 25, 2016, in Holt, Michigan.
She graduated from Holt High School and was still an avid fan of the Holt Wrestling team for years. On April 3, 1954, she married Donald Carter. Gloria loved her family and enjoyed having family gatherings, especially at Christmas.
Gloria is survived by her husband, Donald; 4 sons, Barry (Pat), James (Luanne), Rob (Cindy), and John (Judy); brother, Robert (Ellen) Sweet; 9 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son Steve and brother Richard Sweet.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 28, 2016, at Holt Baptist Church, 2020 Dean Ave. Interment will follow in Maple Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive family and friends on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.