Memorial services for Brenda Lynette Carter Sheets were held Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden. Officiating was Dr. Richard May. The family received friends from noon until service time.
Lynette was born Feb. 7, 1946 and entered into rest Jan. 25, 2012 in Shreveport.
She loved being involved in numerous activities, and writing was her most enjoyable career choice. She wrote for the Minden Minute Magazine for more than five years, was involved with pageantry programs, loved reading current books, cooking, gardening, working in her flower beds which had a calming effect on her.
In recent years she started making Christmas baskets (baskets of love) for family and businesses in the community, of course this included her famous fudge. Lynette was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.
Her son, Thomas Floyd Sheets, Jr.; father, Buddy Carter; and brother, Gladney Wayne Carter preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband, Tommy Sheets of Athens; mother, Kathryn C. King of Arcadia; daughters, Tanja "Tammy" Jones and husband, Todd of Dallas, Texas and Cindy McCann and husband, Dennis of Minden; sisters, Betty C. Fricke and husband, Buford of El Dorado, Arkansas and Karla Ruiz and husband, Lynn of Shreveport; brothers, Doug Carter and wife, Carolyn of Ringgold, Mike Carter of Shreveport and Ricky Carter of Doyline; grandchildren, Danielle McCann, Charles "C.J." McCann and Justin Jones; and great-granddaughter, Kylie O'Daniel.
In lieu of flowers, send memorials to Capital One Bank in memory of Brenda Lynette Carter Sheets.Subscribe to Read!