Wednesday, October 28, 2009
E. Dallas Carter, born 30 December 1941, perished in a plane crash on 21 October 2009 in South Carolina. Dallas was a long time resident of Laurel, Delaware. He is survived by his wife Lucy, his Mother and one brother. He had three children, Debbie, Donna and Rick and three step-children, Debbie, Tammie and Chip. He was a Grandfather of 13 and Great Grandfather of 14 children. Dallas was a 50 year ham radio contester. he was an avid fisher and a Charter Boat Captain. He also enjoyed flying radio controlled airplanes. He was a Volunteer Firefighter and past Fire Chief of the Bladensburg Fire Department. Dallas served with the US Coast Guard and retired after 37 years with the Federal Government. A Celebration of Dallas' life will be held on Saturday the 7th of November at the American Legion on Route 24, Trapp Pond Road in Laurel, DE from 2:00 to 6:00 PM (1400 to 1800 hours). The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the American Cancer society.