Joseph Hollingsworth “Joe” Carter

Joseph Hollingsworth “Joe” Carter

Birth
Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Death 22 Feb 2010 (aged 91)
Laurens County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 89751263 · View Source
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Joseph Hollingsworth Carter, Jr., 91, of Anderson,
S.C., husband of the late Sadler Neely Carter,
died on Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Hospice of
Laurens County, Clinton,S.C.

Born April 14, 1918 in Mount Airy, he was the
son of the late Dr. Joseph H. Carter Sr., a former
minister at Central Presbyterian Church in
Anderson, S.C. and the late Elizabeth Bright
Carter. He was a Lt. Col. in the U.S. Army-Air
Corp during World War II, where he served as a
pilot. Mr. Carter was a graduate of Clemson
University and was retired from Southwestern
Life Insurance Company, and later worked as a
real estate agent. He was a former president of
the Lions Club, associated with the Boy Scouts
of America and the Salvation Army Boys &
Girls Club, and was honored as Salvation Army
Board member of the Year. Mr. Carter was a
member of Central Presbyterian Church in Anderson,
S.C., where he served as a Deacon, Elder,
and Sunday school superintendent. He enjoyed
being a part of the Jim Ezelle Men’s Intercessory
Prayer group for a number of years.
Survivors include two sons, Joseph Hollingsworth
Carter III and wife, Jane, of Statesville,
and James Neely Carter and wife, Deannie, of
York, S.C.; two daughters, Elizabeth (Betsy)
Earle Carter Ducworth and husband, Tommy,
of Paris, Tenn., and Mary Sadler Carter Waldron
and husband, Chuck, of Mountville,
S.C.; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren;
and one sister, Mary Carter Sitton of Anderson,
S.C. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded
in death by two sisters, Jeanne Landrum and Virginia Covington. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday,
Feb. 25, at Central Presbyterian Church in
Anderson, S.C. followed by a time of visitation
with family and friends in the church parlor.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
Central Presbyterian Church, 1404 North Boulevard,
Anderson, S.C. 29621 or Hospice of Laurens County,
P.O. Box 178, Clinton, S.C. 29325.

Mooresville Tribune


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  • Created by: L N M W H
  • Added: 7 May 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 89751263
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Hollingsworth “Joe” Carter (14 Apr 1918–22 Feb 2010), Find a Grave Memorial no. 89751263, citing Silver Brook Cemetery, Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by L N M W H (contributor 47583636) .