James Carter, age 79, passed away in his home on November 16, 2020. James was born in Ripley Mississippi to Thomas and Roberta Carter on January 8, 1941. James served in the US Army from 1964-1969 as a Sgt of Special Services and served in Vietnam War.
James was a supervisor at Bell Fiber until retirement. James operated Contact News Newspaper, Our Place Bar, Co-founder of Faulkner Center and President of Juneteenth.