Helen L. Carter – North Smithfield

Helen L. Carter – North Smithfield

Helen L. Carter, 98, of North Smithfield, passed away peacefully on August 13, at the Friendly Nursing Home, in Woonsocket.

Born in Westford, Mass., to the late Wesley and Ruby (Willette) Davis. She was the loving wife of 56 years to Fred W. Carter, who passed away in 1997.

Mrs. Carter attended David Prouty High School in Spencer, Mass. She graduated with honors and received many awards for her athletic abilities. She went on to receive a degree from Lowell Business College. You could often see her smiling face around town and at the Lil General on Great Road where she was referred to as “Grams.”

She will be greatly missed and cherished by her children, Frank (Chuck) Carter, Helen Lavallee, Ruth Goudreau, Lydia Lapierre, Ron Carter and her nine grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sons, Frederick T. Carter and Thomas W. Carter.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Cremation Society of Rhode Island. All services will be held privately.