Funeral services for Mr. Ralph Carver, 72, of the Trace
Creek community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be held at
2 P.M. on Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Richmond Chapel
Church of Christ in Jackson County, TN. Burial will follow in the
John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of
Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on
Saturday from 1 P.M. – 9 P.M., and on Sunday at the church
from 12 Noon until time of services.
He passed away on Friday, May 30, 2014, at Alive Hospice
at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN.
He was born June 1, 1941, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Goldman Carver and Eva Forkum Carver. On April 20,
1963, he was married to Vanita Carver, who survives. He was a
farmer and livestock trader. He was a member of the Richmond
Chapel Church of Christ and the Cattleman's Association. He
was the former Assessor of Property in Jackson County, TN.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Roy Carver; and 1 Sister: Marilyn Mayfield.
Survivors include his Wife: Vanita Carver of the Trace Creek
community of Jackson County, TN; 1 Daughter: Penny (Jay)
Cassetty of Gainesboro, TN; 4 Grandchildren: Daniel (Chelsie)
Dawes, Taylor Brooke Dawes, Raechel Cassetty, and Leah
Cassetty; 1 Sister: Charlene (Lem) McClain of Cookeville, TN; 1
Sister-in-Law: Denise Carver of Gainesboro, TN; 2 Nieces: Torri
Carver and Tammy Cobb; 2 Nephews: Sammy (Shanda) Brown
and Rux McClain; 1 Great Nephew: Ben Hargis; and 1 Great
Niece: Beth Hargis.
Bro. Dennis Smith will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Jackson - Smith County Youth Camp or St. Jude Children's
Hospital by contacting the funeral home.
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