Michael Dean Carter, 65, died on March 9, 2017. He was a resident of Franklin.
Mike was the second eldest of four boys to Robert and Mary Alice Carter (Burdsall).
He was a graduate of Franklin Community High School in 1970.
In 1984, he was married to the former Susan Brown of Franklin. They have two children.
Mike was an active community member and a part of both the Elks and America Legion. He played an active role in the Good Cheer Fund and was the founding member of the From the Heart Foundation.
Mike is survived by his beloved sons Derry and Bart.
Friends and family may visit from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday at Flinn & Maguire Funeral Home, 2898 N. Morton St. (U.S. 31 North) in Franklin. A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home with burial following at Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Cheer Fund of Johnson County, P.O. Box 237, Franklin, IN 46131.
Online condolences may be received at www.flinnmaguire.net.