Cindy was born to Eric Carter and Emma Young on Sept. 22, 2007, in Arcata. She passed away April 17 in San Francisco, where she was surrounded by her family.

She loved to be sung to, and always had a huge smile, even after undergoing numerous surgeries.

She is survived by her parents, her brother Trevor Carter, her sisters Shonean and Misty Carter, her grandparents Paul Covell and Linda Campbell, Connie Carter and Frank Young, all of Crescent City, Jack and Diane Carter of Brookings, her great grandparents Frank Young of Oklahoma, Bill and Mary Huff of Hanford, aunts and uncles Lisa Stout of San Jose, Ed and Traci Sellers of Quincy, Jeff and Wendi Williams of Crescent City, Gina VanWormer of Crescent City, Gary Carter and Sarah Morton of Crescent City, Thomas Young and Rocky Young of Crescent City, cousins Kay-cee and Zakary VanWormer of Crescent City, Cameron and Taylor Stout of San Jose, Steven Sellers of Quincy, and Dylan Carter of Crescent City.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother Cynthia Young and cousin Dustin Young.

Services will be held at the Four Square Church on May 3 at 11 a.m. There will be a gathering for family and friends at the Elks Lodge immediately following the service.