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Betty "Bosie" Rose  Carter

Betty "Bosie" Rose Carter
  • November 24, 1935 - October 16, 2017
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church Hope House
    302 Hibben Street
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Thornwell Home for Children
    302 South Broad Street
    Clinton, SC 29325

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“So sorry to hear of your loss. Willie Cooper was a friend of my mother and aunt: Eloise Lanier Taylor and Susie Lanier Dodson and we were connected...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Anna Taylor Blythe was Baxter - SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Carter Family. I never had the pleasure of meeting Mrs. Carter. They say our children tell the Story of Us,...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Tracey Ruffalo - Fort Mill, SC

“Mr.Fletcher, Beau, JD, Cooper and Families ...I am keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Miss Bosie was always such a joy to be around and I...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Becky Leitch - Mt Pleasant, SC


4 of 25 | Posted by: Eddie Weekley - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Beau, J.D. and Cooper - My thoughts are with you and your family. I never met your mother, but Tricia always talked about your Mom and Dad. Just...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear of your loss. Willie Cooper was a friend of my mother and aunt: Eloise Lanier Taylor and Susie Lanier Dodson and we were connected...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Anna Taylor Blythe was Baxter - SC

“I met Bosie at the Senior Center a few years ago and always enjoyed chatting with her. A lovely Lady indeed. My heartfelt condolences to her Family. ”
7 of 25 | Posted by: Connie Cossetti - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Our sincere sympathy to you Fletcher and all of your family. We have you all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 25 | Posted by: Bobbie and Herb Rothschild - SC

“So sorry for your loss. Prayers and thoughts are with you ”
9 of 25 | Posted by: RJ Ventura - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Cooper,so sorry for your loss. Your mother was a very special lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Donna Brown - Mount Pleasant, SC


11 of 25 | Posted by: Bernice Beckett - Mount Pleasant, SC

“So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers for the entirefamily. Bosie was such a special lady. The Carters are very closeto my heart. Being...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Ginny Jacobs - Saint Marys, GA

“Thoughts and prayers to all. What a Lovely Lady. ❤ ”
13 of 25 | Posted by: Lynn Ward - Mt Pleasant, SC

“I am so sorry to hear about Bosie. What an extraordinary Women. Loved seeing her at all of the games. A True Spirit! God Bless her and your...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Matney Surles - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Thoughts and prayers from the Plowdens. ”
15 of 25 | Posted by: Chuck Plowden - Columbia, SC

“I am sorry for your loss. May prayer comfort you.1 Thessalonians 5:17 "Pray constantly." ”
16 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm so sorry for ya'lls loss. Bosie was such a wonderful lady. ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: Phil Clark - Mount Pleasant, SC

“To Mr. Carter, Beau, JD, Cooper, and all the extended Carter family....My heart is heavy tonight as I learn of Miss Bosie's passing. My thoughts and...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Lori Nagumo - Tokyo

“Please know that Greg and I have you all in our thoughts and prayers. Bosie will certainly be missed by us all. May God bless and keep you at this...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Greg and Marnie Price - SC

“A life well lived is a lasting inspiration. Hold dear in your heart your treasured memories. With deepest sympathy ”
20 of 25 | Posted by: JD Davis - Summerville, SC

“I am beyond sad to have learned this news, Bosie and Fletcher were my first friends when i moved to MP....took me to church, water aerobics , she...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Deborah Rathfon - Athens, PA

“May the God of tender mercy grant you peace during this difficult time. ”
22 of 25 | Posted by: SA

“What a beautiful person and wonderful life Ms. Bosie lived. She loved her grandchildren and family more than anything. She was a true Southern lady....Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Gary Keisler - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Fletcher and family, Dominic joins me in sending you our deepest sympathy in this great loss to your family. A smile comes on my face whenever I...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Helena Vivona - Mt Pleasant, SC

“I was so sorry to hear about the passing of Bosis.She was such a sweet kind lady!! I will continue to keep your family in my prayers! God Bless each...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Jane Eady


Betty Rose Westbury Carter, 81, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Clarence Fletcher Carter, III died Monday, October 16, 2017. Her Memorial Service will be held Thursday, October 19, 2017 in Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church, 302 Hibben Street at 11:00 am. Reception to follow in the Fellowship Hall. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the Carter residence on Lakeview Drive from 6:00 until 8:00 pm. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL.

Bosie was born November 24, 1935 in St. George, South Carolina, daughter of the late Harold Westbury and the late Willie Cooper Sojourner. She graduated from St. George High School where she was the class president, received her bachelor's degree from the University of South Carolina and belonged to Kappa Delta Sorority. Bosie helped start the first PTA program at Wando High School, worked at Christ Church Tea Room, served communion at Sandpiper Convalescent Center, volunteered at Roper Hospital and served on the Altar Guild at St. Andrew's Church. She enjoyed playing bridge at the senior center, reading, water aerobics, and was a charter member of the Mount Pleasant Cotillion. Her claim to fame was the Pitt Street Pharmacy's sandwich named in her honor, "The Bosie Special." One of her greatest joys was attending her grandchildren's sports activities. Her family and grandchildren were the most important things in her life.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Clarence Fletcher Carter, III of Mount Pleasant, SC; three sons, Clarence "Beau" Fletcher Carter IV (Catherine "Tina" Schweers Carter), James Dantzler Parler Carter (Elizabeth Marshall Carter), and William Cooper Carter (DeVeaux Quakenbush Carter) all of Mount Pleasant, SC; eight grandchildren, Mary Catherine Carter Arthur (Rob), Elizabeth Carter Phillips (Ryne), Clarence Fletcher Carter V, Elizabeth Haile Carter, Marshall Caroline Carter, James Dantzler Parler Carter, Jr., Anne Peyre DeVeaux Carter and Rose Cooper Carter; two great-grandchildren, Thomas Martin Arthur and Henry William Arthur.

Memorials may be made to Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church, "Hope House", 302 Hibben Street, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 or Thornwell Home for Children, 302 S. Broad Street, Clinton, SC 29325.