John Robert "Bob" Carter, 88, of Worthington, passed away at 6 a.m. on Thursday, March 1, 2007, at his residence.
He was born July 13, 1918 in Indianapolis to John Robert and Minnie Mae (Martin) Carter.
He ran Carter Oil Company service station in Worthington for more than 50 years and attended Worthington Christian Church. He was an U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II.
He is survived by one son, David (Karen) Carter, Columbus; one grandson, Mike Carter, Columbia, S.C.; and one great granddaughter, Shelby Carter, Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Opal L. (Hochgesang) Carter, Feb. 20, 2005.
Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at 2 p.m. on Monday with Keith Bellinger, officiating. Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.
Friends may call at at the funeral home from noon Monday until the time of service.