Born: January 26, 1926 Texas
Died: July 29, 1983 Waco, McLennan County, Texas
Theresa Lee Carter Case (1954 – 2002)
Lawrence J. Carter, Jr., 57, of Waco, a nursery owner, died Friday at his home.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Connally-Compton West Chapel, the Rev. Doyle Lawless officiating. Burial will be in China Spring Cemetery.
Mr. Carter was born Jan. 26, 1926. He was owner and operator of Carter’s Nursery in Waco. He was a member of Grace Temple Baptist Church, Waco Chamber of Commerce, Better Business Bureau, Texas Nurseryman’s Association and Associated General Contractors of Waco.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Alma F. Carter of Waco; son, Rick Carter of Hamilton; daughter, Theresa Case of Waco; three sisters, Helen Groh, and Betty Carter, both of Kentucky, Katherine Kiger of Ohio; and four grandchildren.