Tommy Wayne Carter, 61, of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2007, at his residence.
Born April 21, 1945, in Caruthersville, Mo., son of the late Frank and Elnora Gilliam Carter, he was a 1963 graduate of Cooter High School, and the University of Missouri in Columbia. He was a hospital administrator in Columbia, a consultant for Permobil, Inc. of Lebanon, Tenn., and a member of the Joy Church International in Mt. Juliet.
On April 20, 1968, in Caruthersville, he married Clydia Jean Farrow, who survives of the home.
Survivors also include one daughter, Dana Graham and husband, Dan, of Anna, Ill.; three sisters, Sue Hayden and Gayla Irwin, both of Kansas City, Mo., and Anita Carter, of Mt. Juliet; four brothers, Frank Carter, Jr., of Kansas City, Kenneth Carter, of Wichita, Kan., Randy Carter, of Sikeston, Mo., and Gary Carter, of Columbia, Mo., and three grandchildren, Dustin, Dallas and Dakota Graham, all of Anna.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 14, with Pastor Rob Simms and Frank Carter officiating.
Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.
Pallbearers were James Mott, George and Charles Cain, Larry Jackson, David Wyatt and Jack Bailey.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.