Smith & Turner Mortuary - Yukon
201 E. Main
Yukon, OK 73099
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June 21, 1925 - Nov 8, 2013 YUKON Hezzie Carter, age 88, of Yukon, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in OKC. He was born June 21, 1925, in Sims, AR. Hezzie was a very loving and kind man that everyone loved. He was an army veteran of the Asiatic Pacific Theater in WW II. He was attached to the 947 Antiaircraft Artillery Gun Battalion, serving on Okinawa, Iwo Jima, and Saipan. Hezzie was preceded in death by his parents and siblings. Survivors include his wife of 71 years, Elizabeth; daughter, Phyllis Brakefield and husband Charles; grandchildren, Tami and Tonya; great-grandchildren, Landon, Destiny, Lauryn, and Rylee; and many nieces and nephews. Hezzie was loved by all and made everyone smile. Funeral services will be held Monday, Nov. 11 at 2 p.m. in the Smith & Turner Chapel, with burial following in the Yukon Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Smith & Turner Mortuary, Yukon. Friends may sign our online guest book at: www.smith-turnermortuary.com

Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 10, 2013
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