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December 09, 2023

Jimmie Presley McCarter

Jimmie Presley McCarter, 97, of North Wilkesboro, went home to heaven on Friday, October 6, 2017.

He was born September 11, 1920, in Wilkes County, son of William Lee and Lollie Mae Waddell McCarter. He was a member of Liberty Grove Baptist Church and attended Mt. Zion Baptist Church for the last few years.

Surviving are his children, Ella Mae Sparks of Traphill, Jimmie W.D. McCarter, Sr. of Mooresville, Steven Lee McCarter, Regina Doretta Woodie, and Debbie M. Johnson, all of North Wilkesboro, Richard Marvin McCarter of Taylorsville, and Vicki Roxanne Torrence and Rita Starr Shepherd, both of Wilkesboro; and a sister, Erie McDaniels of Burlington.

Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, with Pastor Kent Wood and Chris Shumate officiating. Burial will follow in Liberty Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Mt. Zion Baptist Church from 2:00 until 3:00 on Wednesday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted.

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