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Ralph Eugene Carter

June 1, 1930 — December 17, 2020

Ralph Eugene Carter

Ralph Eugene Carter of South Boston, VA passed away December 17, 2020.  He was born in Bloomington, IL on June 1, 1930 and was 90 years of age. He was the son of the late John Carter and the late Edith Carter. He was married to Sachiko Carter, who survives.


He was a veteran of the United States Air Force with 20 years of service. Upon retirement Ralph worked and retired from NOAA as a meteorologist.


Mr. Ralph Eugene Carter is survived by:

His Wife

Sachiko Carter of South Boston, VA

Four Children

Robert S. Carter (Jennifer) of New York, NY

Yuki Nuckols (Greg) of Richmond, VA

Judith Boyko (David) of West Chester, OH

John A. Carter of Amherst, VA

Three Grandchildren
Daniel, Grace, and Faith of Amherst, VA

Host of extended family and friends


A memorial service will be held at a later date.


For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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