Carter, James W
Carter, James W.
a Baptist minister, was born in. Wilson County, Tenn., Feb. 6, 1817. He united with the Church in April, 1841; soon after was licensed, and was ordained Sept. 21,1845. After preaching fir a year or two; he was called, in 1848, to be pastor of Shady Grove Church, Haywood Co.; also had pastoral care of another church for seven years. From 1849 to 1854 he preached for a church in Quincy. In 1854 five churches looked to him as their pastor. An attack of hemorrhage of the lungs compelled him to give up preaching in 1857, and he died near Chestnut Bluffs, March 15, 1858. See Borum, Sketches of Tenn. Ministers, 137-139. (J.C.S.)