Lewis B. Carter
Manager/Licensed Embalmer & Funeral Director
Lewis Carter is a native of Crossett and graduated Crossett
High School in 1973.
Lewis began his funeral service career in 1972, having
started a part time job at Jones Funeral Home.
After graduation he enrolled as a student at the Dallas Institute of
Mortuary Science and graduated in 1974.
Upon graduation, Lewis returned as a full time staff member
of Jones Funeral Home. Lewis served his
Funeral Directors apprenticeship under the supervision of the late Richard S.
Jones, Jr. and Joe Jones. He also served his Embalmers apprenticeship under the
supervision of Joe Jones.
Lewis Carter is a licensed funeral director and embalmer in
Arkansas and Louisiana. He is a member of the National Funeral Directors
Association, the Arkansas Funeral Directors Association and the Northeast Louisiana
Funeral Directors Association.
Lewis has served as Deputy Coroner of Ashley County under the
Coroner at that time, William M. (Billy) Jones and was later elected Ashley
County Coroner after Mr. Billy Jones’s retirement.
Lewis is the son of the late, Lewis A. Carter and Carolyn
Bolin Carter and a grandson of the late, Ben S. and Emma Gaddie Carter and Rev.
Riley and Doris Oden Bolin.
Lewis is married to Stacey Leigh Hanry Carter. He has six children, six grandchildren and