DULAH JANE CARTERETTE SINGLETARY (Dulah) passed away on Sunday March 22, 2009 at her residence.
She was born April 11, 1932 in Loris, SC to John C and Alma Fowler Carterette.
She graduated from Charlotte Memorial Hospital’s School of Nursing in 1953 and spent her career as a nurse. She was well known for all the loving care she gave to others during and after her career.
Dulah was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Clyde, son Christopher, three daughters, Roberta and twins Judy Lynn and Sally Ann, a sister Novella Jean Strickland and a brother Edward.
She is survived by her daughter Patricia Murphy and son-in-law, Kenneth and granddaughter Elizabeth of Wilmington, granddaughter Lauren of Charleston, SC, a sister Pat Hardee of Shallotte, NC, brother Robert T Carterette of Carlsbad , CA as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Dulah was a member of Winter Park Baptist Church and enjoyed her activities there, especially her library work and her Sunday School. Her funeral will be held there Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at 11:00 am conducted by Pastor Mark Teachey. The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 am prior to the service. There will also be a service 11:00 am Thursday, March 26, 2009 at Inman Funeral Home, Tabor City followed by burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Tabor City, NC. The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice of your choice.
Lower Cape Fear Hospice Team has the lasting gratitude of Dulah and her family. Their constant and loving care reflected her life.
Give of yourself, your time, or your resources to someone in need. It would please her to know the example she set lives on.
Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099