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Heather Ryals

August 31, 1973 — June 14, 2023


Heather Diane Carter Ryals, 49, of Kannapolis, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2023.

Heather was born August 31, 1973, in Concord,  North Carolina to Diane Morgan Carter and the late Randell Lee Carter.

She was also preceded in death by her maternal grandmother Ollie Mae Morgan, grandfather John Ellis Morgan, and paternal grandmother Frances Mae Carter

The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Tuesday, June 20, 2023, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord.

Survivors include mother, Diane Morgan Carter of Port Orange, FL, brother, Nathan Lee (Sharee) Carter, Niece, Jessalyn Mae Carter, Nephew, Cash Randell Carter, and paternal grandfather, Wade Nelson Carter, Sr., and step-mother, Kathy Daye Carter.

Memorials may be made in Heather's name to the Hospice of Cabarrus County  , or the Humane Society of Cabarrus County,

Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the family.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Heather Ryals, please visit our flower store.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2023

6:00 - 9:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hartsell Funeral Home & Crematory

460 Branchview Dr NE, Concord, NC 28025

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