Rev. Clyde Baxter Carter, 83 of Madison, died February 24, 2020. Rev. Carter was a member of New Hope Methodist Church. He attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and was a graduate of Mercer University and Columbia Theological Seminary in Atlanta. Afterwards he served Cary Baptist Church in Texas, then Hebron Baptist Church and Franklin 1st Baptist Church. He then served Brownwood Baptist Church for 19 years and then the Shady Dale circuit of the United Methodist Church for another 19 years.
Clyde Carter is survived by two sons, Chip Carter (Donna) and Greg Carter (Stephanie). He leaves nine grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Patricia and Joan.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 4 from 5-7 p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 5 in the chapel.