Matt Carter, 29, of Alexander went to be with our Lord and Savior Sept. 22. He was born July 19, 1983, to Edward Carter and Debra Duran in Benton. Matt was a loving father, son and brother, who loved living his life to the fullest; he loved hunting, fishing, going to the lake and riding a 4-wheeler. He was the owner and operator of County Line Pawn Shop. Matt spent his final days surrounded by his family and his beautiful daughter.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Ocie Duran and Lewis Merlin Carter.
He is survived by his loving daughter, Kinley Nichole Carter; his mother, Debra Duran; his father, Edward "Andy" Carter and spouse Janet Faulkner; a brother, Mark Carter and wife, Dr. Leah Carter; grandparents, Conrad and Leona Carrigan and Dee Pagan; his beloved best friend and mother of his daughter, Kenzie Robinson; and many friends and relatives who all loved him and will miss him dearly.
A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Dial and Dudley Funeral Home in Bryant. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a scholarship fund for Kinley Nichole Carter at Arvest Bank in Bryant or to the Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention, Grant County Board, 258-Grant74, Sheridan, AR 72150.
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com .