Delores "Granny" Carter, age 69 of Shawnee, left to be with our Lord Saturday, June 22, 2019, 
surrounded by family. She was born in Pawnee, Oklahoma, to James Samuel Carter and Rosa Lee 
Carter (Brady). Delores grew up on Moccasin Trail Road and was the eldest of 10 brothers and 
sisters.

Delores "Granny" Carter, age 69 of Shawnee, left to be with our Lord Saturday, June 22, 2019, 
surrounded by family. She was born in Pawnee, Oklahoma, to James Samuel Carter and Rosa Lee 
Carter (Brady). Delores grew up on Moccasin Trail Road and was the eldest of 10 brothers and 
sisters.

She attended Meeker Public Schools, graduating in 1968. She attended Haskell University 
and later OBU, where she was the fast-pitcher for their softball team at the age of 36.

She worked for the Indian Health Service for 32 years and after retiring she was employed at the Sac & Fox Nation. Delores loved playing ball and was a highly recognized fast-pitcher. She played with the 
First-Americans All Indian softball teams and got to travel all over. She won the National Indian 
Fast-Pitch tournament in Canada, along with many others. She loved spending time with family 
and meeting new people. She also loved camping, fishing, and cooking outside at Illinois River in 
Tahlequah, Oklahoma. She served the Lord at numerous church locations including Sallateeska 
Baptist Church, Earlsboro Indian Baptist Church, and Cold Springs Church in Konawa, and 
Preach Unto Them Jesus in Oklahoma City.

She is preceded in death by her father James Samuel Carter, brother, Andrew carter, and sister, 
Lela Carter.

She is survived by her mother Rosa Lee Carter, two daughters, Rose "Toogie" Staley and husband Scott Staley, Terre Boyiddle-Blanchard and husband Nicholas Blanchard, two sons, Duane Hocker, and Darrick Walker; grandchildren: Stormie, Grace, Ulias, Samual, Amelia, Adina, Stephen, Christopher, Isabella, Milana, and 10 great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers: Maxine, Lois, Letha, Frank, Thomas, and Larry.

Wake service will be at 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 25.
Burial service is 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 26, at Sallateeska Baptist Church, 45703 Garrett's Lake Road, Shawnee. Burial will follow after service at Wakolee Cemetery. Lunch will be provided after burial. She would want everyone to come EAT!