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James "Red" Carter

November 30, 1941 ~ July 31, 2020 (age 78)


James “Red” Carter, 78, of Muscatine, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020 at Unity Point Trinity Muscatine.  A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Fruitland Community Center.  A memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in memory of James. The Snyder and Hollenbaugh Funeral and Cremation Service of Muscatine is caring for the family. Online condolences may be left at 

James Winford Carter was born on November 30, 1941 in Laurel, Mississippi, the son of Jim and Grace (Bankston) Carter.  He worked for Bandag for over 20 years and later the City of Muscatine before retiring.  James enjoyed watching racing, especially NASCAR.

James will be deeply missed by his children, Greg Carter of Iowa City, Jadean Roggentien of Blairstown, Jennifer (Doug) Wilson of Decorah, Michael (Sonora Guerroro) Carter of Grandview; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, brother, Donald (Mary Jane) Carter of Muscatine; sister, Shirley Pitts of Laurel, Mississippi.

He was preceded in death by his parents and half sister, Kelly.

To send flowers to James "Red" Carter's family, please visit our floral store.


Celebration of Life
August 29, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fruitland Community Center

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