MT. CARMEL - Daisy Louise Pyle Carter, 76, Mt. Carmel, passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Baysmont House. Daisy graduated from Church Hill High School in 1961 and worked at Eastman Kodak from 1962-1969 when she quit to raise her children. She also worked as a substitute mail carrier at the Church Hill Post Office for 18 years. She was a member of Grange Hall United Methodist Church and attended Ridgeview Baptist Church. Daisy was an avid fan of NASCAR, Kyle Busch and tennis.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Mary Pyle; and her brother, Bob Pyle.
Daisy is survived by her husband of 55 years, Donald E. Carter of Mt. Carmel, TN; her daughters, Donna McKinney (Rick) of Elizabethton, TN, and Deb Dockery (Marvin) of Church Hill, TN; grandchildren, Jordan Bishop, Taylor Carter, Holly Carter, Ryan Carter, Madison McKinney, Abbigale McKinney, Logan Dockery, Kelsey Dockery and Lauren Dockery; her sister, Pauline Ragle; several brothers and sisters-in-law; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Sharron Tittsworth and Carolyn Bland.
The family would like to thank the staff at Asbury Baysmont House and Amedisys Hospice.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Scholarship Fund for Volunteer Ruritan, 5740 West Carter’s Valley Rd. Mt. Carmel, TN 37645.
The funeral service will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Ridgeview Baptist Church, 234 Hurd Rd., Church Hill, TN, with Pastor Jon Rogers officiating. The burial will follow at Kincaid Family Cemetery. The cemetery is located on Carters Valley Rd. behind Carters Valley Fire Department/Volunteer Ruritan. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.