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Donald "Don" Wayne Carter
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Obituary for Donald "Don" Wayne Carter

Donald “Don” Wayne Carter, 77, widower of Rita Shelley Carter, passed Friday, December 1, 2017. He was born November 30, 1940 in Jessamine County to the late Jesse and Zella “Car-Car” Carter. Family survivors are a grandson, Corey Wayne (Roxanne) Vanderpool, two great grandchildren, Charlee Vanderpool and Remy Vanderpool, three sisters, one brother and other family members. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Shelley Ann Vanderpool and a son D.J. Carter. Service will be 11:30 PM Wednesday at Betts & West Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Bluegrass Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5:00 until 8:00 PM today (Tuesday) at the funeral home. Bearers will be David Teater, Clint Teater, Ben Simms, Robert Vanderpool, Randy Shelley, and Bill Wagner. Contributions suggested to Jessamine County Humane Society.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Betts & West Funeral Home

404 North Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356





11:30 AM
Betts & West Funeral Home

404 North Main Street
Nicholasville, KY 40356

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Bluegrass Memorial Gardens

Harrodsburg Road
Nicholasville, Kentucky 40356


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