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Carter, Norma Josephine, age 92, of Monroe passed away Thursday, November 29, 2012 at her residence. She was born January 22, 1920 in Middletown, OH to Leonard and Ethel (Griggs) Johnston, Sr. She was a homemaker. Jo was a lifelong member of First Christian Church. Jo was a warm and happy woman whose youthful spirit carried with her to the end. She enjoyed people, opening heart and home to all. Her doors were never locked - her home was a place where people wanted to be. Her house was home to many. Mom was dearly loved to us all. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Vola A. Carter in 2002; 4 sisters and 2 brothers. Jo is survived by her children, David A. (Linda) Carter, Thomas W. (Shirley) Carter, Rebecca J. (Larry) Hester, Deborah L. (Gene) Hitch; grandchildren, Kimberly Powell, David A. (Collette) Carter Jr., Russ Carter, Todd (Elizabeth) Carter, Christy (Trent) Turner, Joey ( Dana) Chambers, Allison (Mike) Elam, Tina (Chris) Sullivan, Tiffanie (Jake) Rouston, Craig (Angie) Carter, Holly (Don) Moore, Krystal Bundy; 25 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Inez Johnston, Aileen Carter and numerous nieces and nephews. Our family would like to express our gratitude to Hospice of Dayton Butler and Warren County for their professional and tender care of our mom in her last days. A Graveside Service will be held Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:30 am at Woodside Cemetery with Rev. Laureen Roe. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Butler and Warren County, 5904 Long Meadow Drive, Franklin, OH 45005. Condolences may be sent to the family at