Emalene "Lem"'s Story
Emalene "Lem" Carter, 81, of Arab, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at her residence. She was born Jan. 8, 1937, to Sidney F. and Annie Mae Gilland Fullilove.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Bud Fullilove, Bill Fullilove; and four sisters, Mary Watts, Dot Scott, Ruth Moody and Elsie Fullilove.
Survivors include her husband, Max Carter; son, Sid (Jody) Carter; daughter, Angela (Ryder) Sanders; two grandsons, Steven Huffman, Brian Huffman; brother, Gerald (Audie) Fullilove; three sisters, Martha (Jim) Overton, Jean Givens, Gladys Pilkington; sister-in-law, Bonnie Fullilove; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
The Carter and Fullilove families will have a private service on Saturday, Feb. 24, with Pastor Steve West and Pastor Mike Shirley officiating.
All relatives and friends are invited to attend a celebration of new life service at 2 p.m. the following Saturday, March 3, at Arab First United Methodist Church.
Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Published on February 21, 2018