Ann Carter, 84, a homemaker, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in Bridgeport.
Funeral was Friday, July 18 at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Bridgeport, with burial in Chico Cemetery. Rev. Gary Sessions officiated and Leslie Hardin, Priscilla Hardin, Chief John Hobbs, Holly Brooks, Doug Blanks and Terry Hand served as pallbearers.
Ann was born March 30, 1930 to Richard and Anna (Hentchel) Prause in Grulish, Czechoslovakia. She married Ralph Carter Dec. 29, 1953 in Hammelburg, Germany.
Ann was preceded in death by son Michael Carter and daughter Linda Blanks.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Ralph Carter of Chico; daughters Wendy Denney of Louisiana, Joyce O’Dell and husband, Wayland, of Balsora; grandchildren Kelcey, Jeremy, Jerod, Haley and Leland; sister Bergitta Prinze of Germany; other family members and a host of friends.