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Obituary: David Harold Tarter, 53

David Harold Tarter, 53, of Tennessee, formerly of Columbia, KY, died as the result of an automobile accident on Saturday, November 1, 2008, in Carthage, TN.

A memorial service will be held Thursdy, November 6, 2008, at 10:30amCT, at the United House of Prayer, Jamestown ST, Columbia, KY.

He was the son of the late Fannie Elizabeth Tarter who preceded hiim in death on March 16, 2006, and Edwin "Tootie" Tarter, Columbia, KY, who survives.Besides his father, he is survived by his wife Pam Tarter of Tennessee and the following:
  • Six children: David Tarter and his wife Sara of North Carolina; Daniel Tarter and his wife Ruby; Eric Tarter and his wife Melanie, Elizabeth "Bee" Tarter, Alyssa Tarter, and Vanessa Tarter, all of Clewiston, FL

  • Eight grandchildren

  • Four brothers: Terry, Charles, Andy and Danny Tarter, all of Columbia, KY

  • Five sisters: Carolyn Tarter, Linda Ford, Rosa Tarter, Coda Tarter and Peggy Tarter, all of Columbia, KY

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is assisting the family with local arrangments. To sign the online guest book, Click Here

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