US Navy

Grace "Miriam" (Emerson) Carter

May 12, 1924 ~ March 15, 2020 (age 95)

Obituary

On March 15, 2020 Grace Miriam Carter (nee Emerson) 95, passed away. Daughter of the late Herbert and the late Dorothy Emerson of Baltimore; devoted wife of 70 years to the late William S. Carter; beloved mother of Margaret C. Bass and her husband Michael and Robert P. Carter and his wife Patricia; loving grandmother of Christine C. Bass and her husband Matthew Stangle and Jacquelyn D. Bass and her husband Scott Johnson; cherished great-grandmother of Maddie Stangle.

Miriam was a devout Christian and loving family matriarch with an abiding love of all animals, especially "Boxer" dogs. Miriam was a patriot and proud of her service in the United States Navy during World War II.

A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Friday at 1:30 pm. Visiting hours will be held on Friday from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.

Interment at Parkwood cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Miriam's name to the: S.P.C.A. of Maryland, 3300 Falls Rd., Baltimore MD 21211. Web: http://www.spca.org

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Services

Visitation
Friday
March 20, 2020

11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Connelly Funeral Home of Essex
300 Mace Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21221

Funeral Service
Friday
March 20, 2020

1:30 PM
Connelly Funeral Home of Essex
300 Mace Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21221

Interment

Parkwood Cemetery
3310 Taylor Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21234

Donations

S.P.C.A.
3300 Falls Rd., Baltimore MD 21211

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