Mary Elizabeth Tipton Green Carter

Nov. 12, 2013 @ 11:49 PM

Mary Elizabeth Tipton Green Carter, age 103 of Sevierville, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at LeConte Medical Center. She was a member of Luretta United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Green; parents, Willie and Sarah Tipton; sisters, Annie Christopher, Minnie Lewelling, Callie Thomas, and Flora Swann; brothers, Holbert, Joe, and Tommy Tipton.

She was “mother” and “grandmother” to several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, and great-great-great nieces and nephews. The family extends as heartfelt “thank you” to Dr. Vincent Tolley and the staff of Ft. Sanders-Sevier Nursing Home for their care.

Memorial contributions may be made to Luretta United Methodist Church, C/O Linda Fox, 4081 Boyds Creek Highway, Sevierville, TN 37876.

Funeral service 7 PM Thursday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Fred Heard officiating and eulogy delivered by Coyle Fox, Jr. Family and friends will meet 10 AM Friday in Gists Creek Cemetery for interment. The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Thursday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.