Valeto Christine Donaldson Carter, 95, of Hamburg, formerly of Monticello, passed away on February 23, 2016 at Stone Gate Villa in Crossett.

She was the widow of Lemoine Carter, a retired sales clerk and factory worker, having worked at Otasco and Rexall Drug Stores for many years. She also taught first through fourth grades for a year at Green Mount School, a one room school house with eight students.

Mrs. Carter was an active member of Pleasant Springs Baptist Church until moving to Ashley County in 2008 where she attended First Baptist Church in Hamburg with her daughter.

She was born August 22, 1920 in Drew County and was the daughter of the late John Donaldson and Edna Myhand Donaldson.

In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Carter was preceded in death by three brothers and seven sisters.

Survivors include her daughter, LaWanda Carter Johnson and husband Larry D. of Hamburg; a granddaughter, Janay Johnson Jacks of Hamburg; one grandson, Paul Lemoine Johnson of Monticello; one great-grandchild, Tyler Garrett Jacks of Hamburg; along with many nieces, nephews and host of friends.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, February 26 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial to follow in Pleasant Springs Cemetery. Visitation is from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home.