Ritchie Carter, 53, of Peachtree City, GA passed away on September 12, 2021, at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. He was born on September 28, 1967, in Marietta, GA.
He was a member of Dogwood Church in Tyrone, GA. He worked as an aircraft mechanic for Northwest Airlines and Lockheed Martin.
Mr. Carter is survived by his wife, Shelly Carter; daughters Megan and her husband Robbie Tschorn, of Woods Cross, UT; and Courtney Brown and her husband Dr. Michael Brown of Honolulu, Hawaii; mother, Swannie Carter; and his father- and mother-in-law, Dr. John and Brenda Turner.
Mr. Carter was preceded in death by his father, Robert Carter.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, September 16, at Dogwood Church, 975 Hwy. 74 North, Tyrone, GA 30290, at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Jay Vineyard officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 11:30 to 12:30 and will observe a private graveside service following the funeral.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Real Life Center, www.reallifecenter.org, 975 Hwy. 74 North, Tyrone, GA 30290 (770.487.6691).
Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is honored to care for the family during this difficult time. Condolences may be left for the family on the tribute wall of our website, www.samclarkfuneralhome.com.