Douglas Eugene Carter, 70, passed away July 15, 2013 at Decatur County General Hospital. Mr. Carter was born March 28, 1943 in Jackson, Tenn. to the late Gene and Sally Frances Johnson Carter. He did construction work as a carpenter and was of Nazarene faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Carter.
Survivors include his wife, Diann Carter of Decaturville; two daughters, Sheila Carter of Decaturville and Sherry Carter Franklin (Tony) of Jackson; a son, Bishop Douglas Carter, Jr. (Michelle) of Henderson; step-sons, Paul Cade II of Memphis and Cameron Moore of Jackson; one sister, Peggy Carter; brothers, Robert Glenn Carter of Jackson and Hank Page II of Shalimar, Florida; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. The family chose cremation, no service has been scheduled. Oakdale Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.