Franklin Dewayne Carter, 44, of Arnoldsburg, WV, died Thursday, April 19th. in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.

Born in Braxton County, he was a son of Ben and Peggy Casto Carter of Arnoldsburg.

Surviving Mr. Carter in addition to his parents are a brother, Kevin R. Carter of Hickory, North Carolina; six sisters, Donna Jean Krantz and Brenda Clute both of Spencer, WV; Vicky Dye and Lisa Wigal both of Hickory, North Carolina; Pamela Baxter of Florida and Teresa McClain of Maryland.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, April 22, 1 p.m. at Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg. Reverend Roger Carter will officiate. Interment will be in the Hardway Cemetery at Elmira. Friends will be received at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.