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James Wilbur Carter

January 29, 1937 — July 7, 2007

James “Wilbur” Carter, Sr. 70, of Valdosta, died at his residence, Saturday, July 7, 2007. He was born on January 29, 1937 in Valdosta to the late James Hubert & Clyde Evelyn Vann Carter. Mr. Carter was a member of the Lake Park Church of Christ. He was a self-employed truck driver and retired from the Teamsters.

He is survived by his wife, Wilma (Montgomery) Carter of Valdosta; daughters & sons in law, Donna & Roger Vincent of Douglas, Teresa & Jeff Myers, Perry, FL; son & daughter in law, James, Jr. & Robin Carter of Valdosta; four step-daughters, Gail Richardson, Peachtree, City, Penny Montgomery, Stockbridge, Joy Roberts, Panama City Beach, FL, Debbie Chesney, Easley, SC; ten grandchildren, Roger L. Vincent, Jr., Pam Vincent, Douglas, GA, Justin, Cameron & Tessa Myers, Perry, FL, Kayla Hancock, Kacy Hancock, Tory Carter, Valdosta, Emily Carter, Jasper, FL; great grandchild, Gavin Myers Towles, Perry, FL; brother & sister in law, Bobby Gene & Claudette Carter, Valdosta; sisters & brothers in law, Jeneane & Ronnie Daniels, Macon, Gail & Perry Gerice, LaGrange, special brother, Ben “ Junie” Vann, Valdosta; numerous nieces & nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, 2007, in the chapel of the Carson McLane Funeral Home with Mr. Evans McMullen and Mr. Marvin Greene officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Monday, July 9, 2007 from 6 until 9 p.m. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at Carson McLane Funeral Home

Funeral Home:
Carson McLane Funeral Home
2215 North Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA
US 31602

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