July 5, 1926 - June 11, 2020
Mildred (Mili) Carter of Dallas, Texas passed away peacefully in her home on June 11, 2020 at the age of 93. She was surrounded by her family when she passed.
Mili was born in Winnsboro, South Carolina to Nellie Stroud and Arthur Braswell. She grew up in Winnsboro South Carolina and graduated from William and Mary University in Virginia. She moved to Dallas over 25 years ago and while in Dallas, she worked for Wade College for over 20 years at a job she loved. Working with students kept her young at heart.
Mili always lived life to the fullest and loved her family and friends. When she entered heaven on June 11th, she was reunited with her loving son Joe who we know met her with open arms. In her 93 years she raised 6 children by herself, she was strong willed, very opinionated, direct, and had a great sense of humor. She had the opportunity to travel; worked in a profession she loved and live on her own to the very end of her life. Her favorite quote was “It is was it is”!
She was preceded in death by her parents and her son Joseph Lee Labrosse.
She is survived by her children, Jan Barnett and husband Jimmy, Eddie Flores, and wife Diena, Kim Meyers and husband Larry, Mike Flores, and wife Michele and Donya Byard. Also 5 granddaughters, Jana Hardwick and husband Curtis, Shelly Bosh and husband Ken, and Lauren Fraley, Julia Flores, Victoria Flores, 6 grandsons, Brain Barnett and wife Shannon, Michael Flores, John Flores, Chris Rotan and wife Diana, John Rotan, and Joseph Byard. She also had 21 great-grandchildren & 4 great-great grandchildren.
Services will be held Friday June 26th, at 2:00 pm in the Brooks Family Chapel of the North Dallas Funeral Home, 2710 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234.
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