John Hamilton Carter, 87, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at his residence after a brief illness. He was born on Carter Branch in Cumberland County to the late Sylvester B. and Evelyn Hamilton Carter. Mr. Carter was a member and deacon of Beaver Creek Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Emogene Smith Carter; a son, John T. Carter, of Glasgow; two grandchildren, John Beau Carter (Fiancée Melissa Stinson,) of Austin and Chanda Burchett (Richard), of Glasgow; three great-grandchildren, John Andrew Carter, Kylie Burchett and Audry Burchett; a great-great-granddaughter, Emma Grace Carter; five sisters: Katherine Rogers, Bessie Bunch (J. W.), Sylvia Bray (Donald), Nancy Settle (Bill) and Frances Burdette (Bob); and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Published on December 13, 2017