Rowena Lois Hughes Carter

MONROE, NC - Rowena Lois Hughes Carter, 54, passed away after a long illness in Monroe on July 29, 2017.

Born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, she was the daughter of Harold Carter and stepmother Norma Carter. She was preceded in dealth by her mother, Jane Council Carter.

She is survived by her children, Stephanie Hughes, Jessica Heineman, Carter Hughes and Scottie Lauren Hughes; and her sisters, Linda Erlandson, Catherine Hunter and Christine Council Carter.

Rowena’s joys were her children, six grandchildren and her love for her dogs, Pepper and Domino.

Plans for a memorial service are incomplete, but memorial gifts may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America at

The Franklin Press

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