Brent Carter, 51, of Bellefontaine, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at The OSU Wexner Medical Center, Columbus.
He was born on June 6, 1962 in Salina, Kansas, a son of Dale and Evelyn (Timmons) Carter whom both survive in Bellefontaine.
On December 1, 2001 in Bellefontaine he married the former Twyla Bright and she survives along with their children, Betty Jean Carter, Kayla Christine Stillings, Dalton Steven Carter all of Bellefontaine; mother-in-law, Christine Bright of Marysville; sister-in-laws, Tammy Bright of Marysville, Georganna (John) Voiles of West Mansfield; brother-in-law, Todd (Tracey) Bright of Raymond and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.
He was formerly employed for 18 ½ years at Honda of America in East Liberty.
A member of the First United Methodist Church in Bellefontaine, he was also a 1980 graduate of Hilliard High School. He loved football and was a huge fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes. Brent loved his family, especially going camping with them; he enjoyed motorcycles and was an antique collector.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Orville & Hallie Carter, maternal grandparents, Charles & Florine Timmons, and a granddaughter, Samantha Jean Givens.
Pastor William Zeller will officiate a funeral service on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 7 p.m. at Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine where friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Burial will be in Bellefontaine Cemetery on Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made towards a fund for his children through Huntington National Bank.
Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine assisted the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.