Alfred James “Bud” Carter Jr., 84, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at his home in West Liberty. A memorial service was held Nov. 15 at the First Church United in West Liberty. Burial followed in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty.
A memorial fund has been established.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com.
Bud was born June 3, 1929, in West Liberty, the son of Alfred and Gladys (Watkins) Carter. He was a graduate of West Liberty High School. On June 22, 1962, he was united in marriage to Mary Patterson Hudson.
He was a skilled tool and die maker worker for Schmarje in Muscatine, G.E. and Oral B in Iowa City.
He is survived by four stepchildren, Sherry Hudson Grable (Wayne Hartwig) of Solon, Terry (Ramonne) Hudson of Davie, Fla., Robert (Mary) Hudson of Fairfax and James Hudson of Iowa City; four grandchildren, Heather (Ray) Carrizales, Marcy (Kurt) Weber, Eric Hudson and Sonia Hudson; six great-grandchildren, Maya, Cole, Ava and Cade Carrizales and Whitney and Kalli Weber; brother, Robert (Dorothy) Carter of Melbourne, Fla.; sister, Donna (Wendell) Johnson of Springfield, Mo.; and brother-in-law, Rex Swails of Coralville.