Miles-Nobles Funeral Home announces the death of Prince Carter, 89, who passed away December 3, 2013 under the care of Southern Care Hospice. He was a native and lifelong resident of Appling County, a retired farmer and a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Carter and a son in-law, Wallace Thomas.
Survivors are his two daughters, Eldora Thomas of Bloomingdale and Annette and husband, Robert Hamlin, of Baxley; three sons, J.L. and wife, Vonda Carter, Mickey and wife, Connie Carter and Scott and wife, Cindy Carter, all of Baxley; fourteen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; one sister, Margie Leigh of Baxley and several nieces and nephews also survive
Visitation was held Thursday, December 5 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Funeral services were held Friday, December 6 at 11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with the Reverend Bobby Brinkley and the Reverend William Gardner officiating.
Interment followed in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were grandsons.
Honorary pallbearers were the Adult Sunday School Class of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Roy Nail, Charles Griffin and Peggy Griffin.