Jerry Lee McCarter, 68, of Talbott went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. He was saved at an early age, was a member of Heavens View Missionary Baptist Church, and had a passion for singing and playing the piano for most of his life. He enjoyed gospel music and played in several gospel groups and quartets. He was a retired police officer of Sevier County where he served for 36 years. He was preceded in death by his father, Miniard McCarter, and his mother, Ruby McCarter; along with several aunts and Uncles.
He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Tressie McCarter; his two stepdaughters, Kelly (Michael) Bolden and Jennifer Arwood; and two beautiful granddaughters, Taylor Boden and Dakota Arwood.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 23, 2018 at 5pm at Heavens View Missionary Baptist Church in Russellville, TN.
Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.