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Joe Sam Carter, age 59, of Hartsville, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017 at his home.

He was preceded in death by: parents, William Arnette & Ruth Dean Carter; brother, Willie Carter; sister, Jalayne Rolin.

Survivors are: wife, Nancy Carter of Hartsville; daughter, April (Derrick Harris) Carter of Hartsville; three grandchildren, Cody Carter, Dillon Humes & Joshua Stewart; four brothers, Bill (Brenda Neal) Carter of Westmoreland, Jeff Carter of Bethpage, Chuck (Tammy) Carter of Bethpage, Cecil Carter of Bethpage; five sisters, Teresa (Randy Blair) Davis of Hartsville, Katie (Ronnie) Scruggs of Westmoreland, Debbie (Steve) Woodard of Hartsville, Brenda (Butch) Jones of Lafayette, Joyce Thompson of Hartsville.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Saturday, Sept. 2, officiated by Bro. Johnny Claiborne.

Pallbearers were: Steven & Travis Rolin, Butch Jones, Trevor Fuqua, Clayton Woodard, Tony Crook & Austin Satterfield.

Interment was in Willow Grove Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made toward the funeral expenses.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. E., Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.