Phillip Carter

Oct 15th, 1956 - Feb 6th, 2020
Phillip Carter

Herrin- Phillip Carter, age 63, of Herrin, passed away at 1:44pm on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at his home.

Phillip was born in Chicago on October 15, 1956, the son of Robert and Dorothy (O’Connell) Carter. He married Leslie Gentry in Murphysboro on January 11, 1991. She survives.

Survivors include his wife- Leslie Carter of Herrin

Father- Robert Carter of Herrin

Five Daughters- Rashana, Kristin, Ricki, Laci, and Raven

Fifteen Grandchildren

Two brothers- Robbie Carter of Johnston City

     Stevie Carter of Herrin

He was preceded in death by his mother and brother- Ricky Carter.

The family will hold private services at a later date to celebrate the life of Phillip Carter. Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin is assisting the family with final arrangements.

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4 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Kathy Willianson

    From: Energy, Illinois

    Date: February 17, 2020

    Please let me know when the celebration is!

  • Guest: Charlotte I Bailey

    From: De Soto, Illinois

    Date: February 25, 2020

    Rest in Peace Beautiful Angel God Bless you always.
    Gone but not forgotten

    Charlotte Bailey

  • Guest: Ricki and victor

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: March 1, 2020

    My dad was a great man, he loved us kids more than his self. He had a hard life but always kept going no matter what. Dad I love you so much and I miss you dearly.

  • Guest: Ariah

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: March 4, 2020

    Poppy I wish I could grow up with you here. You were the best grandpa a granddaughter could ever have. I love you