Beth Anne Carter, 58, of Decatur, died, Monday, August 14, 2017, in Decatur Memorial
Private family celebration of life services will be held at a later date. There will be no
visitation. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Services is in charge of the arrangements.
Beth was born in July of 1959 in East Chicago, Indiana, the daughter of R.B. and Meta
Sparks. She graduated from Mount Zion High School. She was a cook for St. Mary’s
Hospital. Beth loved spending time with family, and cherished their dog Cinnamon. Beth
married Jesse “Eddie” Carter in September of 1992.
Surviving are her husband Eddie Carter of Decatur; daughters Christina Schaal of
Jacksonville, Illinois, and Jennifer Peterson and husband Shane of Kenney, Illinois;
seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren; brothers Mike Sparks and wife Wendy
of Inverness, Florida, Marty Sparks and wife Judy of Findlay, Illinois and Mark Sparks
and wife Kay of Texas.
Beth was preceded in death by her parents and sister Mary Sparks Grey.
Please sign the family guestbook at www.tanzyuslogan.com