Mr. Melvin D. Carter of 117 Genesis Circle passed in Greenwood county Friday August 23, 2013. He was born in Greenwood County April 12, 1956 a son of Lizzie L Robinson Carter and the late Willie M Carter. He was employed by Beckman Mental Health. He was a graduate of Greenwood High School Class of 1974 and attended Lander University where he pledged Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Surviving is his mother of Greenwood, a son, Reginald T. Carter of Fountain Inn, SC; two brothers, Marquette L. Carter and Dr. Stanley G. Carter of Atlanta, GA; 2 nieces, Paige K Carter and Phoenix R. Carter ; one sister in law, Phyllinthea Carter ; three aunts, Dr. Mary Ann Jones of Atlanta, GA , Mrs. Lille B. Williams, of Bowie Md , and Mrs. Rebecca Kinard of Neptune, NJ; two uncles, Issac Robinson(Heddy) of Arizona and Steven Hicks(Patricia) of Greenwood, and a host of cousins and friends.
Graveside services will be held Thursday at Noon at Oakbrook Memorial Park with Brother Hosie Byrd officiating assisted by Brother Claude Byrd. There will be no public viewing
The family will receive friends at Southside Church of Christ 222 Old Mt Moriah Road, Greenwood immediately following the service.
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Carter family