James "Sambo" Carter, 86, of Scottsville, KY passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at the Hospice House of Southern Kentucky in Bowling Green, KY. The Adolphus, KY native was a retired employee of General Motors and a U. S. Army veteran. He loved racing his stock car and was kind to everyone and loved children. He was a son of the late Noah Allen Carter and Esmer Anderson Carter.
He is survived by his wife: Louise Carter, Scottsville, KY;
1 sister: Vera Mae Whitfield and husband, Otis, Scottsville, KY;
2 nieces: Angie Anderson and husband, Donnie, and Ginger Peay and husband, Shawn, all of Scottsville, KY;
Several great nieces and great nephews.
He was preceded in death by 1 sister: Virginia Carter and 3 brothers: Junior Carter, Fratis Carter and Jimmy Carter.
Graveside service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Carter's Tabernacle Cemetery with Bro. Gary Pierce officiating and military honors by Ft. Campbell. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Goad Funeral Home.