Mrs. Bertha Virginia “Tink” Floyd Carter, 93 of Thomasville passed away peacefully at her home on Friday April 23, 2021 with her loving family by her side. Bertha was born March 13, 1928 in Davidson County to the late Julius J. Floyd and Mary Elizabeth Bumgarner Floyd. She was a graduate of Fair Grove High School. Virginia was a faithful member of Liberty Baptist Church and a member of the United Ladies Sunday School Class. She was a devoted wife and mother, and was a homemaker for the majority of her life. Virginia was always caring for her family from preparing delicious meals to even making clothes for the children as they grew up. She was talented with needlework, crocheting and making dolls to pass on to her beloved grandchildren. Her greatest joy in life was serving the Lord, she was faithful to read her Bible daily, and enjoyed watching and listening to Rev. Billy Graham and Rev. Charles Stanley. Virginia always took extreme pride in her yard and garden, the beautiful flowers at their home sure caught the eyes of those passing by. Virginia was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, she will be greatly missed. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by brothers, James Ernest “Buck” Floyd and baby Donald Wesley Floyd that passed at birth; two uncles, Presley Parker Floyd and Ernest Floyd; and one grandson, Nathan Eugene Carter.
Surviving is her husband of 69 years, Thomas Eugene Carter of the home; two sons, Gerald Carter and wife Connie of Badin Lake, Thomas J. Carter and wife Dawn of Thomasville; three daughters, Deborah Ann Carter of Thomasville, Lisa Carter Smith and husband Mark of Lexington, Jeanette Carter Mills and husband Doug of Lexington; one brother, Larry Floyd and wife Joyce; ten grandchildren and twenty-three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Friday, April 30,2021 at 11:00 AM at Liberty Baptist Church in Thomasville with Rev. David Bowman officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall. A Private Burial of cremains will take place at a later date. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Davidson County Hospice for the comfort and care they have shown Virginia. In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be sent to Hospice of Davidson County, 200 Hospice Way Lexington, NC 27292 or Liberty Baptist Church at 225 Liberty Ave. Thomasville, NC 27360. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.jcgreenandsons.com.
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