Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


January 29, 2013

Jesse “Edward” Carter 1922-2013

GREENUP — Jesse “Edward” Carter, 91, of Flatwoods, passed away Jan. 28, 2013, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland with his family by his side.

He was born on Jan. 5, 1922, in New Boston, Ohio, to the late Jesse and Nora Scaggs-Carter.

He was an engineer for the C&O Railroad who retired after many years of service. Edward was a member of First Baptist Church of Russell and Smith Lodge 775, F&AM. Edward enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, reading, collecting clocks and watching Westerns. He was an avid Cincinnati baseball fan.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Levine Carter and Donald Carter.

Edward leaves behind a caring and devoted family, including his loving wife of 24 years, Alma “Jean” Carter; three brothers, George M. (Virginia) Carter of Raceland, Billy “B.I.” (Marlene) Carter of Kingsbrook and Benjamin F. (Imogene) Carter of Flatwoods; stepchildren Priscilla (Kurt) of Dublin, Ohio, and Michael (Rita) Moore of Garrett, Ind.; four stepgrandchildren, Melanie (Jeremy) Church, Stephanie Moore, Eric Taube and Melissa Taube; and a stepgreat-grandchild, Nora Lynn Church.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods by Pastor Ken Gowin and Roger Caleb. Smith Lodge 775, F&AM, will present a Masonic service at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods.  

Friends may call after 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to carmanfuneral.com.

Text Only
  • Alyce Jordan Ross - 1925-2014

    Alyce Jordan Ross, 89, of Ashland, passed away Thursday morning, April 17, 2014, surrounded by her loving family in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

    April 17, 2014

  • Carolyn Sue Burkart - 1938-2014

    Carolyn Sue Burkart, 76, of Ashland, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.

    April 17, 2014

  • Darlena P. Timberlake Ratliff - 1912-2014

    Darlena P. Timberlake Ratliff, 101, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in SOMC Hospice Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

    April 17, 2014

  • Reba Lea Justice

    Reba Lea Justice, 75, of Westwood, died Thursday in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

    April 17, 2014

  • Samuel L. Tackett

    Samuel L. Tackett, 66, of Ashland, died Wednesday at his residence.

    April 17, 2014

  • Trimble Wright Jr.

    Trimble Wright Jr., 69, of West Liberty, died Tuesday in West Liberty Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

    April 17, 2014

  • Wendell Harold Minix

    Wendell Harold Minix, 78, of Salyersville, died Wednesday.

    April 17, 2014

  • Franklin Conley

    Franklin “Frank” Conley, 88, of Paintsville, died Wednesday.

    April 17, 2014

  • Addie Lurlene Jones Parker - 1956-2014

    Addie Lurlene Jones Parker, 57, of Clearfield, died Wednesday at her residence.

    April 17, 2014

  • Ersel Dee Henderson - 1941-2014

    Ersel Dee Henderson, 72, of Morehead, died Wednesday in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

    April 17, 2014