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JOHN A. CARTER DIED YESTERDAY Mr. John A Carter, one of the old-eat und moyt prominent citizens of tne Hy ectioii. died at. liln home at Democrat Tuesday night, used nearly ninety years. Thu funeral services will he held ut the residence ut noon today and Interment will be at Democrat cemetery. Tho news of Mr. Carter's, death will bring sadness to ninny friends and relatives. Ho was a life long reslnent In that section and his home was thu one he had occupied since 1 843 and lie was esteemed by a wldti circle of friends, lie leaves nlna children and 140 grnndchildrcn and descendants, i number of whom reside In Asnc-villo. Mr. Carter married Miss Caroline larrlsnn, also a member of a well nown family in tho Northern part of the county, about 64 years ago. aha lying four yurs ago. He was a member .f the Methodist Protestant church. Kor some time he had been In feoblo health and when news of his death reached Ashoville yesterday morning In a telephone message J. E. Swain of Wells and Hwaln, 11 tai not unexpected. Alind Nobel, who established the

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  1. Asheville Citizen-Times,
  2. 09 Jan 1908, Thu,
  3. Page 8

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