Kimberly Racheal Carter gained her wings on September 25th, 2022, after a long courageous battle with Lupus. She was affectionately known as “Kim”. Kimberly accepted Christ at an early age. She graduated from Akron North High School in 2008. She was a wonderful and nurturing mother, encouraging sister and very supportive friend. Kimberly enjoyed time cooking and affectionately saying “Bangin” when food was good. She enjoyed spending time with her children and shopping also. She was born March 25th, 1990, to Cellastine Carter and Jerome Rivers.
Kimberly Carter is preceded in death by her parents; grandparents Katharine and William Carter, and John Buchanan; Uncle, James Otis Taylor, and sister Melissa Rivers.
Kimberly is survived by children Ka’Marah Marai, Sanai Raquelle, Kobe Levi-Lamont and Maya-Elyse Ari Haywood and bonus son, Jayden Haywood; Aunt, Arverta Buchanan; Sisters, Talaya (Ronnie) Buckner, Melanie Rivers of Akron, Ohio, Jasia Rivers of Columbus, Ohio; Brothers, Robert Flowers Jr., Marvin Carter and Terry Carter; Niece/Sister, Taknesha Vaughn; great niece, Tayleigh Vaughn who affectionately called her “Auntie K”; Nephews, Jaylen Carter and Cameron Harding; Best Friends, Janetta Singletary, Taniesha Campbell, Olen Wright and a host of nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.