Maurice R. Carter

Maurice R. Carter, 72, died Monday, February 25, 2013 at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. A native of Cannon County, he resided in Murfreesboro.

Mr. Carter was preceded in death by his parents, Eldridge and Pearl Holt Carter; 2 brothers, Alton and Stanton Carter and a sister, Evelyn Jones. A member of the Dillon Street Baptist church, he was a retired business owner.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Russell and Anita Carter of Murfreesboro; 3 sisters, Jean Miller, Betty King and Wanda Farless, all of Woodbury; a brother, Wayne Carter of Westland, MI; six grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are Thursday, February 28 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Curt Wagoner and Bro. Joe Sissom officiating. Burial is in Riverside Gardens Cemetery.Visitation is 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, February 27 at Woodbury Funeral Home.

The family would like to give special thanks to the doctors and staff of Middle Tennessee Medical Center, Care All Home Health and Carris Health Services.

Woodbury Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.