Sandra Kay Carter, 64, of Rockwell, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Atrium Health NorthEast in Concord.
She was born August 29, 1954 to the late Ramon Hershel Jackson and Ida Fay Ponder Jackson.
Sandra loved to travel, especially to the mountains and she loved to listen country and oldies music.Her biggest enjoyment was marrying Ben and moving to the country to start a new life with him. She retired from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Charlotte after 27 years. Family was very important to her. She was a mother to her niece Michaela Jackson, raising her as her own.
Survivors include husband, Ben Carter; stepdaughter, Michelle Carter Stroup (spouse, Jonathan); grandson, Karter Lee Holland; sister, Janice Caulder (spouse, Tony L); brothers, Raymon "Boy" Jackson (fiancée, Susan Moore) and Michael J. Jackson (spouse, Juanita); and nieces, Michaela Jackson and Jessica Laney; and nephews, William J. Fisher and Kevin D. Fisher.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Hartsell Funeral Home in Concord. The celebration of life service will follow at 2:00 pm on Saturday in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be private at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the 700 Club.
Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the Carter family.
Online condolences may be made at www.hartsellfh.com