RAINBOW -- Arley Wayne Carter, 80, passed away Friday, April 13, in Glen Rose.
A service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Rainbow Baptist Church. Burial will be in Squaw Creek Cemetery.
A visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Wiley Funeral Home in Glen Rose.
Arley was born Jan. 16, 1932, in Kaufman to Arthur and Ethel Lake Carter. He married Marsha Shackelford on April 6, 1979, in Houston.
He received a bachelors and masters degrees from Southern Methodist University and served in the U.S. Air Force from 1950 to 1953 during the Korean War. He was a electrical engineer with General Electric and NASA.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, A.J. Carter, and a sister, Imogene Carter.
Survivors are his wife, Marsha Carter, of Rainbow; daughters and husbands Jennifer and Ron Huggard of Irving, Catherine and Steve Shafranek of Allen and Susan and Don Slocomb of Denton; stepson, Erik Walla, of Fort Worth; grandchildren J.T. Todaro Jr., Courtney Carter, Olivia Todaro, Melanie Shafranek, Drew Shafranek, Erin Shafranek, Ben Slocomb, Megan Walla and Jesse Walla; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.