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Melvin (Melbo) Carter

July 17, 1957 — January 20, 2020

Romans 8:28:  And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

Melvin “Melbo Goat” Carter was born to Merle Lee Carter on July 17, 1957, in Junction City, La.

He was preceded in death by his Mother and brothers Louis and McArthur Carter.

Melvin leaves to cherish his memories 6 brothers Billy (Gloria) Carter, Earl (Mary) Carter, James (Audrey) Carter, Bobby Carter, Gerald Carter, and William (Kim) Carter, three sisters: Mary Helen Carter, Cosette Carter, and Judy Carter. Special niece Taffany Carter, special cousins: Dean Robinson and Neketa Johnson, special friend Alpine Hunter, Nieces, Nephews, Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, and Friends who will miss him dearly.

Public Visitation Friday, January 31, 2020, from 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m., Sims Mortuary. Funeral Services Saturday, February 1, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at New Mount Union Baptist Church. Interment will be at Junction City Community Cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary. Sign the guestbook at

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Public Visitation

Friday, January 31, 2020

1:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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New Mt. Union Baptist Church

431 N Pine St
Junction City, AR 71749

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