Winnie Carter

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Winifred “Winnie” Cowell Carter, age 93, of Bostwick passed away on January 9, 2015. She was born in Norwich, Norfolk, England on April 30, 1922 to the late Sidney Thomas Cowell and Elizabeth Holmes Cowell.  She married Warner Bruce Carter of Bostwick on July 4, 1943.  After World War II, Winnie emigrated to the U.S. and became a citizen in 1959.  She was a loving wife and mother who was married for 50 years until the death of her husband in 1993.  Winnie was a member of Bostwick United Methodist Church. Surviving are son and daughter in law: Thomas Glenn Carter and Jane McKissick Carter of Jersey: grandson and wife: Robert Benjamin Carter, II and Stephanie Carter of Lexington, SC.; grandaughter: Elizabeth Jane Carter of Athens. A memorial service celebrating Winnie’s life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bostwick United Methodist Church or Abbey Hospice in Social Circle.

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