Josie Irene Fife Carter recently turned 100 years old. Josie was born March 20, 1908, in Cabell County to David and Josephine Adams Fife. At the age of 19 she married Corbett Carter and they were blessed with 11 children, Dorothy (Roach, whom she makes her home with), Bill, Corbett, Steve, Bernice (Scott), Evelyn (Surgeon), John and Sharon (Brayton). Her husband and three of their children, Rose Marie, George and Mildred have gone to be with the Lord. She has many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren whom she loves very much! She has attended the Oak Hill UBI Church for over 60 years where she has great memories of serving the Lord.
At the age of 95, while visiting her daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Jack Brayton in Tn., she made the statement that “If I can ride a horse at the age of 95, then my children and grandchildren should be able to do anything!”