Isham K. Carter Jr., 89
CLINTON — Mr. Isham Kenneth Carter Jr., 89, of 2111 Ozzie Road, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Southwood Nursing and Retirement Center.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 952 Boney Mill Road, Clinton, with the Rev. Raeford Carter Jr. officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the Carter Family Cemetery in Clinton.
Mr. Carter, a native of Sampson County, was the widower of Rachel Marie Simmons Carter and was the son of Isham Kenneth Carter Sr. and Maebelle Jordan Carter. He was a farmer, a retired agriculture extension agent for Sampson County and a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. He was preceded in death by a son, Anthony Carter; a grandson, Jonathan Stegal, and a brother, Harmon Carter.
He is survived by two daughters, Virginia Carter Stegal and husband Donald of Clinton and Angela Carter Hairr and husband Steve of Spartanburg, S.C.; five grandchildren, Neal Stegal, Jacquie Ammons, Jennifer Carter, Jordan Hairr and Megan Hairr; four great-grandchildren; a brother, R.W. Carter of Surf City; and a daughter-in-law, Marilyn C. Carter of Clinton.
The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home in Clinton and other times at the home, 2111 Ozzie Road, Clinton.
Memorials may be made to the
, 930-B Wellness Drive, Greenville, N.C. 27834.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.crumpler-honeycutt.com.
Arrangements are by Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home, 118 Fayetteville St., Clinton, N.C. 28328.