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Jimmy Lee Carter

June 16, 1939 ~ September 20, 2017 (age 78)

Jimmy Lee Carter

Sylacauga, AL - Funeral service for Jimmy Lee Carter, 78, will be Friday, September 22, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Radney-Smith Chapel with Rev. Billy Paul Williams officiating. Interment will be in Talladega Springs Cemetery in Talladega Springs, AL.

Jimmy L. Carter, beloved husband of Donna Nelson Carter, entered his Heavenly home on September, 20, 2017 after a brief illness and hospitalization at UAB. Jimmy worked as a construction Superintendent in the area for many years. He was currently employed at a post-retirement job at Pursell FarmLinks in Fayetteville, Alabama. Jimmy was born on June 16, 1939 in LaGrange, Georgia to James T. and Mollie McGrady Carter. Jimmy was a member of the Coosa Valley Masonic Lodge and Zamora Shrine Temple. He accepted Christ as his Savior at an early age at Sycamore Baptist Church and faithfully attended Fayetteville Baptist Church.

Jimmy is survived by his adoring wife of 44 years, Donna; his sister, Sara C. Finn of Childersburg and her family; brother, Bill Carter and wife Mona Kay of Sylacauga and their family; brother-in-law, Phil Nelson and wife Debbie of Fayetteville and their family; and brother-in-law, J.P. Nelson and wife Dana of Sterrett and their family.

Visitation will be Friday, September 22, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Masons.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.

 Service Information

September 22, 2017

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Radney-Smith Funeral Home
320 N. Elm Ave.
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Funeral Service
September 22, 2017

1:00 PM
Radney-Smith Chapel
320 N Elm Ave
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Interment following funeral service
September 22, 2017

Talladega Springs Cemetery
32 Old Cedar Creek Road
Sylacauga, AL 35151

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