Dugless Carter


Dugless Carter, 86, of Bandera and formerly of Harper passed away on Monday, June 15, 2020.

Graveside services with military honors and interment were held Saturday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at the Tres Lomas Ranch at Medina with the Rev. Mike Weaver officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Grimes Funeral Chapels of Bandera where visitation was held Friday.

Carter was born Sept. 2, 1933, in Harper, the son of Tom and Sophie Carter.

He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving two years at the end of the Korean War.

He married Leta Fay Daughtrey and they moved to Junction.

The Carters then moved to Medina where he was foreman of the Circle R Guest Ranch. He later built many fences in Bandera County.

Carter attended Wild Ride Ministries Church in Harper for many years.

Survivors include one son, Ronnie Carter; a daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Jim Chastain, and two grandchildren.

Carter was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Clay Carter; an infant sister, and four brothers, Orville Carter, Lloyd Carter, Aubrey (Dusty) Carter and Ray Carter.

Pallbearers included Bobby Salyers, Hunter Salyers, Jack Tripp, Cody Tripp, Rocky Hubble and Travis Chastain.

Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, any senior citizen meals on wheels program or any program to assist children in need.