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Silas "Bobby" Robert Carter

October 26, 1943 — August 10, 2021

Silas "Bobby" Robert Carter

Silas Robert “Bobby” Carter of Nathalie, VA passed away August 10, 2021.  He was born in Halifax County, VA on October 26, 1943 and was 77 years old. He was the son of the late Jesse B. Carter and the late Mary Cage Carter.


He was a member of First Baptist Church of Republican Grove.  He served as a Vietnam Veteran in the United States Air Force and was a member of Kerns Masonic lodge of Crystal Hill.  He was a retired farmer.


Silas Robert “Bobby” Carter is survived by:

His Brothers

Baker Carter and wife Joanne of Halifax

Donald Carter and wife Vivian of Lynchburg

Six Nephews


***Preceded in death by***

His Parents

One Brother, Ronald Carter  


A graveside service will be held Friday, August 13, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at First Baptist Church of Republican Grove Baptist with the Rev. Shelton Miles officiating. 


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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Past Services

Graveside Service

Friday, August 13, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

First Baptist Church of Republican Grove

2201 Leda Grove Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577

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