Daniel B. Carter, Jr. (Dan), age 82, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 26, 2022 after a long courageous battle with cancer and Parkinson’s Disease, at the family home surrounded by family and friends. A faithful member of East Maryville Baptist Church and servant of the Lord Jesus Christ. He was a faithful husband, father, grandfather and loved his children and his loving and loyal dog, Sandy. Preceded in death by his father, Daniel B. Carter, Sr. and mother, Nella Carter; sisters, Mildred Crisp, Jaunita Adams, Erma Patterson; brothers, Alvin and Harold Carter. Survived by his wife of 57 years, Carolyn Carter; son, Danny Carter (Jennifer) of New Smyrna Beach, Fl.; daughter, Crystal Rauch (Dennis); 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister, Wanda Phelps (Tom) of Fort Mill, South Carolina; brother, Ralph Carter (Eleanor) of Fort Myers, Florida; sister-in-law, Reatha Carter of Greenback, Tennessee; several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to The Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 4035, Maryville, TN 37802 or to Dan Carter Mission Fund, East Maryville Baptist Church, 1150 Brown School Road, Maryville, TN 37804. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM Thursday, March 3, 2022 at East Maryville Baptist Church. Funeral Service will follow at 7:00 PM with Rev. Keith Johnson officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 1:00 PM for Interment Friday, March 4, 2022 at Grandview Cemetery. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneral&Cremation.com
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