Mr. Timothy Elmer Carter, 58, of Hazlehurst, died Dec. 5 at Memorial Health Hospital in Savannah.
Mr. Carter was born July 7, 1963, in Bacon County.
He is preceded in death by his father, Earlice Carter, uncle, Lyman Darrell Waters and cousin, Willie Bratcher. Mr. Carter loved hunting and fishing with his grandbabies. He loved his family, was a people person and enjoyed life. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was formerly employed with Appling County Prison and Correctional Facility and was a member of Northgate Baptist Church.
Survivors include his daughter Amanda Renea Carter of Hazlehurst; step-daughters Lisa Hyler, Britany Naselius and Amy Starks all of Virginia; step-son, Andrew Starks of Virginia; mother, Olidia Waters Carter of Hazlehurst; brother, Scott A. Carter (Heather) of Hazlehurst; sister, Rhonda L. Branham of South Carolina; grandchildren, Kaidyn Carter, Brixtyn Carter, Kenneth Speed, Chelsea Speed, Heaven Chandler, Myra Bradshaw, Torrey Bradshaw; nieces, Kayla Carter, Mariah Taylor, and Alexis Stone; and nephews, Braxton Carter, Brad Carter, Haghen Dowdy, Nate Stone and Cole Brewer.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. in the chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be Dec. 9 at 11 a.m. in Hazlehurst Memorial Cemetery with the Rev. Randall Kersey officiating.
Honorary pallbearers will be Scott Dirkson, Jason Reynolds and Mosely.
Active pallbearers will be Haghen Dowdy, Steven Bradley Carter, John Dykes, Pete McKenzie, Jason Slusher and Justin Slusher.
The Carter family and Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home ask all in attendance to continue to follow social distancing guidelines.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.