Charles Carter, age 77 of Memphis TN, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019.
He attended St. John United Methodist Church and retired from the Defense Depot and the United States Army. His favorite hobbies included fishing, solving puzzles, and building train sets.
He was preceded in death by his mother: Lurlean Carter; sisters: Betty Mitchell, Gloria Jean Carter; uncle: John Carter; and wife: Julia.
He is survived by his wife: Bernice Carter; children: Charles Clay Carter, Jr., “Chuck” (Sheila), Shawn Carter, Brandi Carter Jean (Quincy); stepchildren: Bridgette Wallace, Dion A. Wallace, Sr., (Tijuana) and Cozette Wallace; fourteen grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a host of relatives and friends.
Visitation with the family will be held at St. John’s Methodist Church in Lawrenceburg, TN on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. with funeral services to begin at 11:00 a.m. Brother James Scruggs will officiate. Burial will be at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens. Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. Condolences may be sent by way of: www.pettusturnbo.com.