Julia L. Carter-Menees, loved Jesus and on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at the age of 101, went to be with her Lord and Savior. She was born on Dec 27, 1918 in Piedmont, MO to John & Lydia Shearrer. The family moved to Oklahoma when she was very young. Julia grew up in the Wagoner area.
She married Raymond Carter in 1934 in Muskogee, OK where they made their home. They had 2 sons, Harold & Raymond. Julia and Raymond loved to travel and they enjoyed being together until his death in 1983. In 1995 she married Robert Menees. They enjoyed their later years in life together until his death in 2008.
Julia worked at Brockway Glass where she was known as “granny” until her retirement in 1981. She was an active member of Grandview Chapel where she loved to worship and fellowship. She was well known for her baking. Julia loved to feed people. She was the one always walking around making sure everyone had what they needed.
Julia was preceded in death by husbands Raymond Carter and Bob Menees; Sons, Harold Carter and Bill Carter; Sisters, Lizzie Patton and Nora Fleenor; Brothers, Earl Shearrer and Louis Shearrer.
She is survived by 6 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren.
The family has chosen to celebrate Julia’s life with a private family service.
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