Sybil “Louise” Carter died of age-related natural causes at a Care Center in Meridian, Idaho, on May 5, 2017, at the age of 94. She had resided in the Care Center since May 2010. Louise was born in Kim, Colo., on May 31, 1922, to George and Cancie Lance.
Louise grew up with seven brothers and sisters in Colorado and Oklahoma before eventually moving to Grangeville, Idaho, in September of 1946. She relocated to Boise, Idaho, in March of 2003. Louise married Frank Carter in November 1937, at Hinton, Okla.; they had no children. However, as a couple they were instrumental in loving and helping to raise numerous nieces and nephews much like their own.
Louise enjoyed being a homemaker, doing craft works, sewing, and attending church and community events. Above all else, Louise loved spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her brother James (Sonny) Lance of Boise.
Louise was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank; brothers, Buster, Gene and Curt Lance; sisters, Zelma Johnston, Gerry Kidder and Georgia Schrom.
A special thanks to St. Luke’s Internal Medicine, Doctor Karen East; First Choice Health and Hospice; and the Beehive Kenmere Care Center personnel for the excellent care given to Louise.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the Prairie View Cemetery in Grangeville at 1 p.m.
Services are under the direction of Blackmer Funeral Home of Grangeville. Send condolences to the family to Blackmerfuneralhome.com .