Mary Virginia (Carter) Meadows, age 74, of Gaylord, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, March 24, 2022.
She was born June 10, 1947, in Prestonsburg, KY, to Richard and Edna Mae (George) Carter.
Mary moved to Ypsilanti, MI at a young age and lived there most of her life. She earned her high school diploma from Willow Run High School. In 1968, she married Marrion (Bert) Meadows. Together, they had two sons, Matthew and Richard. She moved to Gaylord, MI in 2017.
She was a dedicated mother and lived life for her family. She welcomed anyone into her home at any time and enjoyed taking care of others. She loved to grow flowers, volunteer to help those in need, and visit with neighbors and friends. Mary was a very caring, loving, and giving person. She held her religious beliefs very close to her heart.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, Richard and Edna Mae Carter; sister, Joyce, and niece, Kim.
Mary is survived by her two sons, Matthew (Kelly) Meadows, Richard (Eric) Giem; grandchildren, Sam, Tristen, Macey, and Bryan.
Mary did not wish for a funeral. In lieu of flowers, please donate to McReynolds Hall, 825 N. Center Ave., Gaylord MI, 49735.
Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.