Rev James Napoleon Carter

Rev James Napoleon Carter

Death 11 Jul 1960 (aged 85)
Burial Antioch, Covington County, Alabama, USA
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The Andalusia Star News
July 14, 1960
Page 8


Funeral services for James Napoleon Carter, 85, widely known retired minister, and father of Jack Carter, of Andalusia, were held Thursday, July 14, at the Antioch Congregational Church.
The Rev. Mr. Carter died July 11. He had been in declining health recently. Rev. C.C. Bennett, pastor of the West Highland Baptist Church of Andalusia, officiated at the last rites. Burial was in the Antioch Cemetery with Foreman Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Music at the funeral was by the Antioch choir with Miss Lynn Nelson as accompanist.

Survivors are five sons, The Rev. Miller Carter, Garland; Johnnie M. Carter, Niagara Falls, N.Y.; Shelton Carter, Lakeland, Fla.; Comer Carter, Mobile, and Jack Carter, Andalusia; three daughters, Mrs. Lola Straughn, Lakeland, Fla.; Mrs. Boots Wise, Akron, Ohio; and Mrs. Edith Adams, Andalusia; 23 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Guy Carmichael, Earl Pope, Julyn King, Max Dye, Earnest Evans and Hollis Adams.

Transcribed by D. Fountain

Name: James Napoleon Carter
Death Date: 11 Jul 1960
Death Place: Andalusia, Covington, Alabama
Gender: Male
Age at Death: 85y
Estimated Birth Date: 1875
Mother's Name: Amanda Corhen
Film Number: 1908953
Reference Number: 17888
Collection: Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974


Groom's Name: J.N. Carter
Bride's Name: Mattie Ala Henby
Marriage Date: 21 Feb 1897
Marriage Place: Covington, Alabama
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