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Helen Wigger Carter

Helen Wigger Carter
  • November 17, 1917 - November 21, 2016
  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Highland Park Baptist Church
    6211 Murray Drive
    Hanahan, SC 29410

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“To the Carter Family, I just learned tonight of Helen's passing (11/30/16). She was the sweetest person I've ever known and such a wonderful neighbor...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara Brossman - N Charleston, SC

“Linda and I regret not being able to attend your mother's wake and/or funeral. Our mother was in the hospital during these days. We both remember her...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Jamey and Linda Voight - SC

“Allen, Mark & Carter Family - thinking of you on this family day of thanksgiving... ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Marie Condon - Mt Pleasant, SC

“I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of dear Helen. "May mercy and peace and love be increased to you." - Jude 2 ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Allen, Mark, Marilyn, Peggy, A mother's care and love is so special. When we lose them our minds race with memories that helped mold us. And we...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Steve Reaves

“Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Arthurree E Allen - Covington, GA

“Know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. A precious gift and a blessing from God has finally gone home to rest in His loving arms. I know...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Tina Causey Johnson - Goose Creek, SC


Helen Wigger Carter, 99, a homemaker and widow of former State Senator Allen R. Carter, of North Charleston, SC, passed on Monday, November 21, 2016. Friends and relatives are invited to attend her funeral service Wednesday, November 23, 2016 in the Highland Park Baptist Church, 6211 Murray Drive at 2:00 pm. Interment, Riverview Memorial Park. The family will receive visitors Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in J. HENRY STUHR, INC. NORTHWOODS CHAPEL, 2180 Greenridge Road.Helen was born November 17, 1917 the daughter of the late John D. Wigger, Sr. and the late Henrietta E. Mousseau. She was a 1936 graduate of Memminger High School. As a child she was a member of St. Matthews Lutheran Church. After her marriage to Allen R. Carter she became a member of Charleston Heights Baptist Church and later Highland Park Baptist Church.Helen is survived by her children: Allen R. Carter, Jr. (Brenda), Mark L. Carter (Paula), Marilyn C. Holloman (Heyward) and Margaret "Peggy" C. McDaniel (Jim); ten grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.