Bobby Dean Carter "Bob"



Bobby Dean Carter “Bob”, 72, passed away at The Meadows of Rockwell on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017. Bobby was born December 11, 1944 to his late parents Melvin Collidage Carter and Mary Wilkerson Carter.

Bobby worked at the Rowan Cotton Mill. He attended New Testament Independent Baptist Church in Kannapolis.

He is preceded in death by his late parents, brothers James and Gary Carter and wife “Judy” Alexander Carter.

He is survived by his sisters Linda “Sarge” Hedrick (Jerry) of Salisbury, Vickie Hipp (Donald) of Rockwell and his special friend Mitch who was like a brother.

The Meadows was his family and he enjoyed being there. The happiest Bob had ever been was being at The Meadows with his Meadows family.

Visitation Service will from 12-1pm on Friday, November 17th at New Testament Independent Baptist Church 5140 Irish Potato Road Kannapolis, NC 28083.

Funeral will at 1:00pm on Friday, November 17th with Reverend Bobby Utley officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made at New Testament Independent Baptist Church.

Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Carter family. Online condolences may be made at