|Death: ||Mar. 19, 1924|
THE HENRY BULLETIN, Martinsville, VA, Tuesday, March 25, 1924, p5, col. 3 (edited)
Mrs. John Q[uincy] Carter, aged 66 years, of Bassett, R.F.D., who has been in ill health for the past seven years, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. [Mary E.] Ben Smith on Wednesday morning, March 19th.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday afternoon from the Blackberry Baptist Church, and the interment was in the family burial ground of which church the deceased was a consistent member for over 53 years.
The deceased is survived by five children: John P. Carter of Bassett; Walter H. Carter of Kansas; [William] Willie G[erman] Carter [II] of Sanville; Mrs. Nellie [sic "Nettie" Sophia Jennette, Mrs. Caleb Harvey] Haynes of Buffalo Ridge; Mrs. [Mary E.] Ben Smith of Bassett, R.F.D.
[Obituary courtesy Bruce Locke]
Ref: Anne Vestal-Miller: THE MARRIAGE REGISTER OF HENRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA, Vol. I, 1853-1878, p72 & 73:
23 Jan 1877: John Q[uincy] Carter, Age 23, Single, Born Patrick County, Son of J[erman] W. & S[ophia Hagood] Carter, married Nancy Haynes, Age 20, Single, Born Floyd County, Parents Unknown.
Isaac Newton Haynes (1810 - 1859)
Ann Stone Haynes (1809 - 1905)
John Quincy Carter (1854 - 1910)
Sophia Jeanette Carter Haynes (1878 - 1956)*
William German Carter (1882 - 1967)*
Mary E. Carter Smith (1883 - 1939)*
John P Carter (1893 - 1969)*
Ferdinand Haynes (1839 - 1916)*
Nancy Ann Haynes Carter (1858 - 1924)
Blackberry Baptist Church Cemetery
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