Gertrude Carter

Mrs. Gertrude Carter, 96, of Steubenville, died July 13, 2017, in Steubenville.

Born December 5, 1920, in Chandler, Ohio, to Gilbert Toney and Ada Smith Toney, she was a graduate of the Wayne Township School System and a Methodist by faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Carter; son, Terry Carter; and brothers Austin Toney and Gilbert Toney Jr.

She is survived by 3 daughters, Marcia (Bernard) Hunt of Canton, OH, Lora (Fred) Clausell of Weirton and Lynn (Donald) Harris of Wellsville, OH; 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; as well as a host of relatives and friends.

Calling hours are from 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Vinson House of Mortuary, with services to follow, with the Rev. Calvin McLoyd Jr. officiating.

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