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“Sarah, Charles and I were sorry to hear of Gerald's passing. Out thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this most difficult time. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Charles and Kitty Bennett - LA

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Angela Dutsch - Mandeville, LA

“Sarah and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Gerald was such a kind man who we enjoyed being around. May God be with you during this time and the...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Rusty and Jean Stewart - Hammond, LA

“Paw Paw, I will miss you and I love you. Wish we had more time together. I am grateful for the time we did have together and will be missing you...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Cecelia Phillips - Kentwood, LA

“Daddy I will miss you. You were and always be my best friend. My hero my dad ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Melinda Delancey - KENTWOOD, IA

“Sorry for your loss, my condolences to the family and friends of Robert may you find great comfort in God's promise found in John 6:40 ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Trisha - OR - Friend

Robert Gerald Carter, age 78, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019. He was born on Wednesday, September 11, 1940, in Independence, Louisiana. Robert was a resident of Albany, Louisiana. He was a very kind and caring person who loved putting smiles on people's faces with biscuits and mustard.

Robert is survived by his wife and soulmate, Sarah Stewart Carter; daughter, Melinda Delancey; daughter, Brandy Brecheen and her husband Butch; daughter, Stacey Moore; son, Robert Gerald Carter II and his wife Cleota; son, Shane Hiram Carter and his wife Amber; grandchildren, Cecelia, Will, Krystyn, Stormie and Mason; brother-in-law, Raymond Stewart and his wife Theresa "Patsy"; brother-in-law, Horace Ensign and his wife Dorchelle; 4 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Laverne and Gertrude Carter; daughters, Crystal Dawn Anthony and Jerri Lynn Carter; and sisters, Ruth Morgan, Mary Lee Dier and Theresa Myrl Ensign.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Mr. Mickey and Mrs. Lynne Baham as well as the staff of New Century Hospice.

Visitation for family and friends will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 1:00 pm until the Memorial Service begins at 3:00 pm. at Harry McKneely and Son Funeral Home, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401.

An on-line guest book is available at