Clyde Louis Carter

Clyde Louis Carter, Commander, United States Navy, Retired, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday, February 2, 2013, at The Episcopal School, Chapel of the Good Shepherd. Visitation is 10:00-am-12:00pm February 2, 2013, at the Episcopal Alumni House. Commander Carter is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a Bachelors of Science degree, and also a graduate of Pepperdine University, with a Masters Degree in Human Resources. He spent 23 years on active duty with the United States Navy, followed by 17 years as Naval Science Instructor at The Episcopal School of Baton Rouge. He was a member of St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Baton Rouge, and belonged and participated in various military organizations. A native of Clinton and a resident of Baton Rouge, he is survived by his wife, Barbara Ann Webb Carter; daughter Allyson Carter Stucker and husband John of Houston, Texas, and their children Caroline Park, George Wellington, and John McShan; son Judson Powers Carter and wife Maureen of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and their daughter Charlotte Kain; niece Stacy Larson Everett; brother Wellington Warner Carter, Jr.; sisters Sarah Carter Larson; Peggy Carter Bales and husband Bob; Jane Carter Terito and husband Ronnie. Survived by devoted aunt, Clara Powers Zachary, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was proceeded in death by his parents Wellington Warner Carter, Sr., and Lucille Powers Carter. Special thanks to Dr. Richard F. Rathbone, the staff of Bridgeway Healthcare and Hospice, especially Bobbie Cotten; and the CareTakers of Sunrise of Baton Rouge. Interment will be held at a later date with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Bridgeway Healthcare and Hospice, 13702 Coursey Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and/or The Episcopal School of Baton Rouge, 3200 Woodland Ridge Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 70816.

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Jan. 17 to Feb. 2, 2013