Barbara Jane Carter
April 21, 1934 ‒ March 19, 2019
Formerly of Reynoldsburg, Ohio
Barbara J. (Cutler) Carter, age 84, born in Powell, OH and formerly of Reynoldsburg and Pickerington, OH, died peacefully in her sleep at the home of her daughter on March 19, 2019.
Preceded in death by father, Curtis D. Cutler, Sr., mother, Pearl L. (Looney) Cutler, beloved husband, Lewis Paul Carter, Jr., and grandchildren Donna Kilpatrick, and Kerrie Kraft Cahall.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Micky Carter, her daughter and son-in-law, Paula Carter-Jones and Watson Jones; 6 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. Surviving brother and sisters include Elsie (Cutler) Ross, her twin Donna (Cutler) McLane and James McLane, Alice (Cutler) Graham, Curtis Cutler Jr. and Joy Rockwell; many nieces and nephews.
Barbara was salutatorian of her high school class of 1952 at Orange High School in Delaware, OH and was a football and basketball cheerleader. She continued her love of sports throughout her life, especially devoted to the OSU Buckeyes.
Her career was mainly in politics where she served as secretary to Governor Michael V. DiSalle, and later to Major Richard Sensenbrenner. Barbara also served as Franklin County Clerk during the Cooper/Dorrian administration.
Barbara was devoted to Christ and was a 58 year member of the Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church. She will be sorely missed by all who knew her.
Rest in peace, Bobbi.
We love you so very much. No one can ever take your place, but your kind, generous, and loving spirit lives on in your offspring.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 2 – 4 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive (formerly 1510 W. William Street), Delaware, where services celebrating her life will follow at 4:00 pm with Pastor Robert Mathias officiating. Graveside services will then be held on Monday, March 25, 2019 at 11:00 am at Oak Grove Cemetery.
To share a fond memory of Barbara or to offer a condolence to his family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com