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Jerry Lee Carter

February 14, 1961 — October 1, 2023

Blairs Gap Community

Jerry Lee Carter

Jerry Lee Carter, 62 of the Blairs Gap Community, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2023 from a recent decline in health. He was an avid hunter, outdoorsman and enjoyed being in nature. Jerry was a good friend to many.


Jerry was preceded in death by his mother, Faye Light Carter; grandparents, Cole and Hazel Light; and aunt, Wilma Light.


Survivors include his fiancé, Cindy Galloway; daughter, Kristen Carter Meddars and husband Chris; son, Brandon Carter; stepchildren, Derrick Ramey, DeAndra Baker and husband Sam; grandson, Shawn Carter; step-grandchildren, Mia Baker and Samuel Baker; sister, Sherry Carter; nieces and nephews, Dustin Morrison, Skyler Morelock (Autumn); great nephews, Wilder and Shiloh; and his little companion, Kritter.


The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 4, 2023 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Fall Branch.


Graveside services will be conducted on Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at the Light Cemetery. Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery by 12:45 p.m.


Pallbearer’s will be Dustin Morrison, Skyler Morelock, Brian “Homer” Stair, Harley Stair, Gary “Weasel” Hicks and Sam Baker; and honorary pallbearer is Jim Ramey.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704 Hagerstown, MD 21741 or Alzheimer’s Association 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

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Past Services


Wednesday, October 4, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home - Fall Branch

1747 Highway 93, Fall Branch, TN 37656

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Graveside Service

Thursday, October 5, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

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