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Leah Elizabeth Carter

Obituary Leah Elizabeth Carter, 19, of Gamaliel passed away December 31, 2018 due to an accident.She was born January 22, 1999 in Bowling Green, KY to Laura Wallace McCarty and the late Kelly Carter. She was a member of HOSA, a CNA Student at South Central Technology College in Glasgow, employed at The Palace in Red Boiling Springs and a member of Gamaliel United Methodist Church.She is survived by her mother and step-father: Laura and Gary McCarty of Gamaliel, half- brother: Justin Bowenbecker, half-sister: LeAnna Weist of Jacksonville, FL, step-sister: Jennifer Leigh Simmons of Portland, TN, grandparents: Betty Sue Wallace of Gamaliel, Betty York of Nashville, TN, uncles and aunts: Mark and Dinah Wallace of Ft. Run, Jim and Lynn Bushong of Nashville, TN, Dr. Michael Carter and Terri Lynn of Tompkinsville, step-aunt and uncle: Wayne and Kaye McCarty of Franklin, KY, cousins: Ashton and Andrea Wallace of Nashville, TN, Dr. Allison Raines of Paducah, John Michael Carter of London, KY, Caroline Carter of Bowling Green, KY, Cassidy Carter of Lexington, KY and Ashton Bushong of Nashville, TN.In addition to her father she was preceded in death by grandfathers: Sartin Wallace and William Carter.Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 9 at 1:00 PM at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel with burial to follow in the Gamaliel Cemetery.Visitation will be from 3:00 to 9:00 PM on Tuesday, January 8 and after 7:30 AM on Wednesday at Strode's Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel.Memorials are suggested to the Gamaliel VFD Leah Carter Fund for Rescue and Recovery. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Leah Elizabeth Carter please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Gamaliel Cemetery Gamaliel Cemetery Gamaliel, KY, 42140 Visitation JAN 8. 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CST) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Visitation JAN 9. 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com Service JAN 9. 1:00 PM (CST) Strode's Gamaliel Chapel 315 E. Main Street (Highway 100)Gamaliel, KY, 42140cody.bell@strodefuneralhome.com To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leah Elizabeth Carter, please visit our floral store.

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Mac and family,We are just now hearing of your loss of such a beautiful girl. It's tragic and we are so very sorry for your heartache. The memories that you have of Leah will help to keep her close. Prayers for all of you in the difficult days ahead.Sherri, Hope, Kris and Family

Sherri Niermann Mar 14 2019 12:00 AM

I just found out Leah is related to me as a third cousin through 23 and me. I'm sorry this beautiful young woman was taken so young. Please accept my sincere sympathy for your devastating loss. Deborah Davis

Deborah Davis Jan 19 2019 12:00 AM

I did not know Leah but knew her father. I send my deepest sympathy to her mom and family. Keeping them in my thoughts and prayers.

Rita Savage Deal Jan 16 2019 12:00 AM

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Bonnie Hays Jan 13 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leah Carter

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