James Edgar Carter (81), Born Dec. 4, 1931 in Sumner County, TN to Lucian and Selma Summers Carter. He went to be with our Lord & Savior on June 7, 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents Lucian & Selma Carter & two children, Stacy & Heather Carter.
He is survived by his loving and faithful wife of 52 years, Dorothy Mandrell Carter, two sons, Tracy (Teresa) Carter and Troy Carter, both of Westmoreland. Four grandchildren, Katie, Logan, Jenna, and Ethan Carter. Three brothers, Dan, Thomas (Carolyn), and Jerry (Debbie), three sisters, Lillian (Joe) Johnson, Judy (James) Williams, Betty Sue (Don Q.) Hammock, all of Westmoreland. And a host of nieces and nephews.
He was saved at an early age and attended Oak Grove General Baptist Church for over 40 years and served as an active deacon during this time. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, friend and neighbor. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Funeral Services for Mr. Carter will be held on Monday June 10, 2013 at 2:00Pm at Oak Grove General Baptist Church with Bro. Jimmy Anderson, Bro. Chad Alderson, Bro. Roy Shockley & Tracy Carter officiating.
The Family will receive visitors beginning on June 9th 2013 from 12:00 noon until 8:00PM at Woodard Funeral Home. Visitation will continue the following morning at Oak Grove Church from 9:00AM until Service time.
Woodard Funeral Home
Monday June 10th, 2013
Westmoreland, TN 37186