Hallie "Verlin" V. CarterApril 25, 1921 ~ June 13, 2017 (age 96)
As per Verlin’s wishes he has been cremated and there are no services scheduled.
Hallie Verlin Carter, the son of Lawrence and Francis Ann McCoy Carter was born on April 25, 1921 in Percy, Iowa. He served his country in the U. S. Army during WW II from July of 1942 to February of 1946.
On March 31, 1946, Verlin was united in marriage Lois Jean Long in Newton, Iowa. They were blessed with a daughter, Billie & two sons, Donnie & Blake. Verlin was a lifelong farmer. He had also worked for the Iowa DOT for 10 years. He was a member of the American Legion Post 363 in Monroe and a Life Member of the DAV. Verlin was a lifetime horse and mule rider. Verlin always had a horse around but the last 15 years he raised mules. He was a lifelong resident of Jasper County, living in the Monroe, Iowa area.
Hallie V. “Verlin” Carter, died on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at his home in Monroe. He was 96. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Lois in 2008; his two sons, Blake in 1974 and Don in 1976; and sister and brother in law, Gerdena & George Waddle.
Those left to honor his memory are his daughter, Billie Hearshman of Carlisle; grandson, Cameron (Rachael) Hearshman of Hartford; his sister, Lola Bullington of Carlisle and many nieces and nephews.