Anita Carter

Anita Carter

Maces Spring, Scott County, Virginia, USA
Death 29 Jul 1999 (aged 66)
Hendersonville, Sumner County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Hendersonville, Sumner County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Garden of Matthew, Buried with her mother
Memorial ID 6168 · View Source
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Country Musician. Born in Maces Spring, Virginia, she was a member of country music's most popular family, the Carter Family Singers. Anita Carter found success on her own doing duets and as a folk solo act during the early 1950s to late 1960s. Her hits included "Bluebird Island," "Down the Trail of Achin' Hearts," "Busted," and "I'm Gonna Leave You." In the 1970s, she paired up with Waylon Jennings and made appearances with the Carter Family. She passed away in Hendersonville, Tennessee.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Added: 22 Aug 1999
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6168
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anita Carter (31 Mar 1933–29 Jul 1999), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6168, citing Hendersonville Memory Gardens, Hendersonville, Sumner County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .