James Henry “Jim” Carver, 80, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, July 22, 2021 at The Meridian in Galveston, TX. Born January 15, 1941, he was the son of the late Jones Carver and Rachel Lyons Carver. He retired as CEO of Colonial Rubber. Jim was a member of First Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends Friday, July 30, 2021 beginning at 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 am Friday, July 30, 2021 at the First Baptist Church in Dyersburg, TN conducted by Reverend Josh Stone and Graveside services will be 11:00 am, Monday, August 2 at Kingstree Memorial Gardens in Kingstree, SC.
He is survived by his son, James Henry Carver, Jr. (Jacqueline) of Galveston, TX; three grandchildren, William Evan Reynolds, James Clayton Reynolds, Sabrina Alyse Carver; one great-grandchild, Ann Mishoe Reynolds; one brother, Gerald Carver (Joy) of Virginia Beach, VA; many nieces and nephews and two grandchildren through extended family, Olivia Reynolds and Jeana Faye Reynolds.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Shirley Carver; and his daughter, Shelly Sabrina Carver Reynolds.
The family requests memorials be directed to First Baptist Church, 220 Masonic Street, Dyersburg, TN 38024.
We are privileged and honored to serve the Carver family. You may share your condolences and your memories with the family at www.curryfuneral.com.