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Dale Carter

June 22, 1931 April 26, 2018
Dale Carter
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Obituary for Dale Carter

Dale Carter

Born June 22, 1931 to John & Edith Carter in Strang, OK.

Graduated from Jay High School
Earned bachelor’s degree in education from Northeast Oklahoma University and master’s degree in vocational education from PSU.

Served in the Army from 1952-1954. Earned Korean Service Medal, United National Service Medal and various marksman medals.

Dale taught math, driver’s ed., drafting, woodworking, electricity, and electronics at Fredonia High School for 34 years. He was the “Teacher of the Year’ in 1984.

Dale was an avid hunter, fisherman, and storyteller. He hunted in Africa, Argentina, Alaska, Yukon, and locally.

Dale was a member of the Calvary Wesleyan Church in Fredonia since 1991 and served on the church board for many years.

Lora Carter, wife, of Fredonia
Daughters: Gyla & Kent Marr, Deric, & Hayley of Coyville
Jennifer Wilson and Alex of Fredonia & Joplin
Kristie Wilson, Isaiah, Sabian, Jaevyn, Kyrion, & Kaleesi, of Lawrence
Amelia & Jeremy Rodrock, Dorryen, Lillian, Myah, and Amelia Joy of Baldwin City
Sons: Matthew & Erika Wilson, baby on the way of Plantation, FL
Aaron & Marianne Carter, Wyatt, & William of Springhill, KS
Brothers: Frank & Faith Carter of Hillsdale, IL
Gene & Lavon Carter of Tulsa, OK
Sisters: Wanda Hedrick of Jay, OK
Deta & Red Hogan of Salina, OK

Preceded in death: parents, son, Eric, two sisters, and a brother.
Memorial: Fredonia Education Foundation towards vocational education

Family and friends may sign the register book from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M., Monday, April 30, 2018 at Wickham Family Funeral Home, 510 North 7th, Fredonia, Kansas 66736
Celebration of Life Funeral Services will be held 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Calvary Wesleyan Church, 1900 Washington, Fredonia, Kansas 66736.
Interment will follow in Fredonia City Cemetery, Fredonia, Kansas.

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5:00 PM 4/30/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 4/30/2018 7:00:00 PM
Wickham Family Funeral Home - Fredonia

510 N 7th St
Fredonia, KS 66736

Wickham Family Funeral Home - Fredonia
510 N 7th St Fredonia 66736 KS
United States

Funeral Service




10:00 AM 5/1/2018 10:00:00 AM
Calvary Wesleyan Church

1 Calvary Wesleyan Church
Fredonia, AR 66736

Calvary Wesleyan Church
1 Calvary Wesleyan Church Fredonia 66736 AR
United States

Cemetery Details


Fredonia City Cemetery Final Resting Place

South Cement Plant Road
Fredonia, AR 66736

South Cement Plant Road Fredonia 66736 AR
United States

Memorial Contribution

Fredonia Educational Foundation


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