Curtis Carver, 78 of Buckhead, went to be with Jesus on September 13, 2018. Mr. Carver was born on February 20, 1940 in Coffee County. He was the son of the late Ivy and Louise Merritt Carver. He was retired from the U.S. Department of Agriculture where he worked as an inspector. Mr. Carver was a devoted husband, father, papa, and Christian. He enjoyed working in his yard, fishing and hunting. He loved everyone and had a way of always making others smile.
Curtis Carver is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Debbie O’Steen Carver as well as his children, Tina and Robert Lunsford, Stacey and Sophia Carver, Craig Carver, Amy and Ken Brown, Carolyn Wooten and Shannon and Waver Griffis. He also leaves behind his brothers and sisters, Tillman and Clair Carver, Earl Carver, Kathleen and Marvin Key, JW and Myra Carver, Ashley and Sherry Carver and Linda and Irwin Brown. Mr. Carver’s surviving grandchildren are Eric Crews, Lora Crews, Jason Lunsford, Anna and Okie McCart, Emily and Tim Jackson, Haley and Dillon Price, Joshua Carver, Hannah Carver, Caitlin Carver, Noah Carver, Dalton Brown, Garrett Brown, Jared and Somer Wooten, Blake Griffis, Elijah Griffis, Gracie Griffis, Kenleigh Griffis, Alyssa Gilbert and Landon Griffis. Also surviving are several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Mr. Carver was preceded in death by his brothers, Alvin Carver and Kenny Carver as well as his grandchildren, Kipp Crews and Presley Griffis.
The family received friends on Saturday, August 15 from 6-8 p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service was held on Sunday, August 16 at 3 p.m. in the chapel. Interment followed at the Buckhead City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Harvest Time Missions, PO Box , Madison, GA 30650.