Providence – Isabella W. Carter, 94, of Blackstone Boulevard, died Monday, September 9, 2019 at Tockwotton on the Waterfront, East Providence. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis C. Carter.
Born in Pawtucket, a daughter of the late Christopher and Maud (Taylor) Wray, she had lived in Providence and Rumford for most of her life.
Mrs. Carter was a parishioner of Park Place Congregational Church, Pawtucket, where she served on many committees and taught Sunday School. She enjoyed working in ceramics and knitting, and often knitted hats and scarves for the various homeless organizations in Rhode Island. She was a graduate of Pawtucket East High School.
She is survived by one daughter, Donna E. Campopiano, and her husband Henry, of Pawtucket; two sons, Christopher C. Carter, and his wife Deborah, of Cocoa, Florida, and Wayne A. Carter, and his wife Teresa, of Lake St. Louis, Missouri; one sister, Ellen Pacelt of Pawtucket; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Henry “Harry” Wray, and the sister-in-law of the late William Pacelt and Beverly Wray.
At her request, her funeral and burial will be private. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. Arrangements with Bellows Funeral Chapel, 160 River Road, Lincoln.