FEBRUARY 10, 1951 - DECEMBER 6, 2008

SUMMERS, AR  - Melvin Lynn Carter, 58, of Summers, Arkansas, died December 6, 2008, at his home.  Born February 10, 1951 in Wasco, California, he was the son of Roy L. Carter and Roberta Eleanor Baker Carter.   He was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War Era.  He was a truck driver. 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Roberta Carter.

Survivors include his father Roy Carter of Cincinnati, Arkansas; three brothers, Leroy Carter and Sheldon Carter, both of Cincinnati, Arkansas, and Robert Carter of Watts, Oklahoma; three sisters, Brenda Douthit of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Trish Houston and Janet Roberts, both of Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

Private family memorial services are pending.  To sign the online guest book, visit  Arrangements are under the direction of Wasson Funeral Home, Inc., Siloam Springs, Arkansas.