Charles Richard Carter
Charles Richard Carter, 66, born June 9, 1951, passed away June 29, 2017 from natural causes.
He was the youngest son of Louis A. Carter and Julia A. Carter who pre-deceased him.
Charles is survived by Louis A. Carter Jr. (Nick) and Marilyn Carter, Julia A. Carter Westbrook and John B. Westbrook, Fred M. Carter and Min Z. Carter, and John Westbrook Jr., Trey Carter, Kendall Carter, Val-Jean Squillance, Cheryl Sutton, Rebecca Green, and a large extended family.
Charles graduated from North Springs High School and was a member of the North Springs soccer team which won the Georgia state championships in both 1968 and 1969. He lettered for three straight years. Teammates Bill Cederberg, Dan Ariail, Mike Byers, Steve Pennock and Jim O'Brian were among his closest friends.
After graduation from high school, Charles attended Georgia Southwestern College where he established the first soccer club there and was a player/coach. He was also a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
A remembrance ceremony will be held at First Baptist Church of Sandy Springs on Sunday, July 16 at 2 p.m.
Arrangements by the professional staff of Dahlonega Funeral Home 20 Gibson Road Dahlonega, GA 30533 706-864-DOVE (3683).