LEWISTOWN - Sylvia B. "Nanny" Carter, 97, of 209 S. Main St., Lewistown, died at 12:25 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at Lewistown Hospital.
Born Dec. 22, 1914, in New Lancaster Valley, she was a daughter of the late Clara (O'Donnell) and William Wesley Carter Sr.
Sylvia is survived by: daughter, Patricia "Patsy" King, of Lewistown; siblings, William W. Carter Jr., of Lewistown, Patricia Carter, of Harrisburg, Mrs. William (Shirley) Hayes, of Erie, and Daniel Carter, of Naginey; grandchildren, Shannon (King) Bender, Carl King Jr., Lloyd King, Grace King and Sallie Eckley; great-grandchildren, Thomas Bender III, Carl King III and Michael McCoy; great-great- grandchildren, Alec King, Thomas Bender IV, Hannah Bender and Caitlyn McCoy.
Sylvia B. ‘Nanny’ Carter
She was preceded in death by: stepmother, Myrtle A. (Shank) Carter; son-in-law, Carl King Sr.; and siblings, Bertha Ammerman, Pauline DeLaura, Dorothy Bennett, Layfield R. Carter, Charles McClellan and Catherine C. Gahagan.
She attended the Shrader School.
Sylvia had worked for the Arrow Shirt Co., in Lewistown.
There will be private services at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, 9 S Dorcas St, Lewistown, PA 17044.