Thomas James Carter

Published 11:12 am Sunday, September 19, 2021

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Thomas James Carter, 67, of Mocksville, died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021 at his home.

He was born Oct. 9, 1953 in Fort Worth, Texas to Barbara Gregory Carter and the late James “Jimmy” Hubert Carter. Mr. Carter was a member of Turrentine Baptist Church.  Mr. Carter had worked as an electrician for Bob Benson and Salem Electric.

He was also preceded in death by: his maternal grandparents, Baxter and Margaret Gregory; and paternal grandparents, Hubert and Helen Carter.

Survivors: his mother; daughters, Candis Ann Chaffin (Shaun) of Mocksville, Cayla Sanchez Ramirez (Jose) of Winston-Salem, and Amy Bolmer (Jon) of Mt. Ulla; siblings, Melanie Walker and Frank Carter (Jennifer); an aunt, Ann Carter Dyson, all of Mocksville; 7 grandchildren; and 2 step-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 19 at Turrentine Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Fred Carlton officiating. Friends came by Lambert Funeral Home, Saturday, Sept. 18 to pay their respects.

Memorials: Trellis Supportive Care, 377 Hospital St., Ste. 103, Mocksville.