Canton — Randy McCarter, 63, passed away Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at his residence.
A native of Haywood County, he was a son of the late Theodore Dillard and Blanche Sams McCarter. Randy was a member of Meadow Grove Baptist Church. He loved fishing, hunting and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Doris Ann Farmer McCarter; two daughters, Cindy McCurry and her husband, Ray, of Burnsville, and Christy McCarter and her fiancé, Eric Walter, of Canton; one son, Tommy McCarter and his wife, Theresa, of Oak Creek, Wisconsin; one step-son, Cody Parton of Canton; two sisters, Shirley Simpson and her husband, Jimmy, and Mary Burrell and her husband, Gary, all of Canton; mother of his children, Jacque McCarter; and four grandchildren, Colton Brooks, Bella Perkins, Keagan McCarter and Lexi Hakala.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, in the Canton Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Edwards officiating. The family will receive friends from noon until 2 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to MedWest Haywood Hospice, 560 Leroy George Drive, Clyde, NC 28721.
An online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.