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Jerry Melba Carter

May 20, 1944 — August 18, 2022

Woodbine – Jerry Melba Davis Carter, 78, of Woodbine passed away Thursday, August 18 at her residence after an extended illness. She loved fishing, cooking, playing cards and camping. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and her animals.

She was preceded in death by her parents Lester Davis and Dorothy Williams Davis and her husband George Eugene Carter, her two brothers Jimmy Davis and Wayne Davis, a sister and brother-in-law Jackie Conroy and Bill Conroy, and sister Joyce Borders.

Survivors include her daughter Melba M. Parrott of Waynesville, three grandchildren John Blair, Jr. wife Peggie, Amanda Blair husband Benjie and Danny Parrott, Jr., ten great grandchildren John Blair, III, Christopher Taylor, Britt Blair, Jeremy Taylor, Dillon Johns, Branden Johns, Austen Johns, Trenton Johns, Audrie Miller, and August Parrott. She is also survived by several great great grandchildren and other relatives and a host of friends.

A graveside service will be held Monday, August 22 at 11:00 am at Colesburg Cemetery in Woodbine officiated by Mrs. Jessica Armstrong.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to GHC Hospice of Brunswick. In lieu of flowers make donations to GHC Hospice of Brunswick 777 Gloucester Street Suite 303 Brunswick Ga 31520.
Pallbearers are John Blair, Jr., Benjie Johns, Danny Parrott, Christopher Taylor, Jeremy Taylor, and Dillon Johns.

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Frye Funeral Home in Nahunta is in charge of the arrangements.

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