To this union, two sons were born and survive, Bruce (Jackie) Carter and Terry (Penny) Carter. He is also survived by grandchildren whom he loved dearly: grandsons Kyle Carter and Scott Carter; granddaughter Tessa Carter; and two great-grandchildren Jilly and Olivia Carter; sister, Mable Ashley Carter Gillespie; as well as many nephews and nieces.
Pop was a dedicated member of Philadelphia Church of Christ serving as a deacon until his passing. He worked for Chaffins TV & Appliance Store for many years.
Funeral services are scheduled for 12 Noon Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.
Services will be conducted by Bro. Tom Watson and Bro. Kevin Dye, interment will follow at the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in Gainesboro. Visitation is set for Wednesday after 10 a.m. at Ligon & Bobo.
Active pallbearers: Kyle Carter, Scott Carter, John Walker, Wayne Drennan, Scott Lough and David Midgett. Honorary: Dalton Chaffin and Breakfast Buddies at Hardees.
Arrangements are in the care of Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, Lebanon.