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Oscar Lee Carter, Jr.

Oscar Carter

March 2, 1931     ~     November 20, 2011

Oscar Lee Carter, Jr., 80, of Glasgow, died Sunday, November 20, 2011 at the T. J. Samson Community Hospital. A native of Cumberland County, he was a son of the late Oscar Lee Carter, Sr. and Minnie Wray Carter. He was a carpenter and farmer, who enjoyed gardening, hunting, trapping, and bluegrass and gospel music. He was a member and song leader of Neal’s Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict. In his later years, he enjoyed watching his purple martin friends.

Survivors include his wife Inez; two daughters, Pam Connally and husband, Thad, of Bowling Green, and Paula Coomer and husband, Michael, of Glasgow; two grandchildren, Jarrod Connally and Megan Connally; two brothers, Lonnie (Betty) Carter of Burkesville and Homer (Francis) Carter of Glasgow; two sisters, Nelda Cash (Arden) of Burkesville and Minnie Belle Thurman (Alden) of Gas City, IN; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 5 brothers and 3 sisters.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by Glasgow Chapter 20 DAV. Friends may call after 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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7 Entries for Oscar Lee Carter, Jr.

  1. Howard & Jerry Kaye Taylor says:

    Jr. was a great friend and a wonderful neighbor. We will miss him.

  2. Jennifer Witt Strange says:

    I was so sorry to hear of Mr. Carter’s passing. May God bless and comfort your entire family.

  3. Audrey White says:

    we hate to give them but we are never ready to let go but the LORD knows best your are in my thoughts an prayers i will try to get in touch soon GOD BLESS YOU AN FAMILY

  4. Peggy & Roger Hester says:

    To Paula and Family , Just wanted to let you know that you are in our thoughts and prayers today and in the future. Praying that GOD will give you the peace and comfort that only he can. Praying that he will shield you from the pain that I know you all must fill . GOD blessings to your whole family.

  5. David and Marilyn Thomas says:

    Paula and Michael: Just wanted to let you know how sorry we were to hear of Mr. Carter’s passing. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  6. Troy & Freday Simpson says:

    Paula and Mike, we are so sorry to hear this. If there is anything we can do, let us know. Our prayers are with you at this time.

  7. Donnie & Lori Miller says:

    Paula, so sorry for your loss. Will keep your family in our prayers.