Louise “Lou/Buggy” Walker Carter of Crystal Hill passed away Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021. She was born in Halifax County on Aug. 5, 1943 and was 78 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Herbert Walker and the late Gracie W. Walker. She was married to the late Henry Carter.
She was a member of First Baptist Church of Millstone. She was an animal lover and adored all of her family.
Louise “Lou/Buggy” Walker Carter is survived by her children, Virginia Walters of South Boston, Henry Melvin Carter Jr. and wife Kim of Nathalie and Holt Carter of Crystal Hill; eleven grandchildren; three grandchildren she raised, Becky Lloyd, Karen Conner and Ginger Shotwell; twenty-two great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and siblings Brenda Perkins of Crystal Hill, Stella Francis of Brookneal, Woodrow Walker and wife Peggy of Brookneal and Dick Walker and wife Frances of Halifax.
She was preceded in death by daughters Elsie Ridgeway and Olivia Hudson; granddaughter Virginia Darlene Conner; siblings Sylvia Thompson, Joyce Compton and Dan Walker; and a son-in-law, Calvin Conner.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Norman Talley officiating. Burial will follow in the Carter Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday two hours prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at the home of Becky and Dustin Lloyd, 4081 Oak Level Rd., Halifax.
For memorials, consider Halifax County Humane Society, P.O. Box 969, South Boston, VA 24592
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.