Robert Dale Carter, age 68 of Big Spring, KY died Sunday, February 28, 2021 at his residence. He was born in Big Spring on April 11, 1952, the son of the late Paul W and Ovaline Haynes Carter. Dale was a member of Buck Grove Baptist Church in Ekron, KY and the United Auto Workers Union. He was a retired Millwright with Ford Motor Company and a carpenter. Dale loved his family and stayed busy farming, hunting, carpentry work and being outdoors.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Paul Wayne Carter.
Dale is survived by Melissa Taul Carter, his wife of 50 years. son and daughter-in-law Troy and Mitzi Carter of Big Spring, KY granddaughters Laurel and Elise Carter brothers Dennis Lee Carter and his wife Susie of Big Spring, KY and Kenneth Lamar Carter and his wife Sandy of McDaniels, KY A memorial service will be held at Buck Grove Baptist Church 255 Buck Grove Road Ekron, KY 40117 on Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 2 PM eastern time. Visitation will be held at the church on Saturday from 10 am - 2 pm eastern time. Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Alzheimers Association.