Anna Lee Carter, 93, of Circleville, formerly of Mt. Sterling and New Holland, died Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 4:52 a.m. at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Sharron and Floyd Barnett in Circleville where Mrs. Carter had been residing since December 2011.
She was born January 13, 1920 in Pickaway County near New Holland to Clyde Richard and Margaret Isabelle Kendrick Hott.
Mrs. Carter had formerly been a cook and waitress and also an aide at the Orient State Institute. Following her retirement she spent many hours volunteering in the care of others in her community.
She was a member of the New Holland Church of Christ in Christian Union where she was dearly loved by her church family.
Mrs. Carter was preceded in death by her husband, Hays D. Carter; a daughter, Joye Lynn Douds; a grandson, James Barnett; two brothers, Eldwin R. (Pete) and Billy Joe Hott and two sisters, Garnet Spangler and Betty Jean Deatley.
Surviving, in addition to her daughter and son-in-law, are five grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren and a brother, George Hott of New Holland.
The funeral will be Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the New Holland Church of Christ In Christian Union with the Rev. Larry Doss, pastor at the church, and the Rev. Michael Hodge, former church pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in the New Holland Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church from noon Saturday until time of the service.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in New Holland.