The family of Mr. McCarty will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home on Friday from 4-8 p.m. and on Saturday from noon until the service. The Funeral Service, conducted by Rev. Gordon Lee and Terry McCarty, is 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5. Interment will be in McCarty Cemetery.
Mr. McCarty, 82, passed away on Oct. 2, 2013. He served in the U.S. Army, was employed by TVA for 28 years, farmed for 30 years and loved fishing and rabbit hunting.
Survivors include wife of 61 years, Lee McCarty; children, Colleen (Rev. Gordon) Lee, Terry McCarty and Wade McCarty; grandchildren, Sean Barber, Chad Barber and Seth Barber, Arrin McCarty, Shane McCarty, Brandie Golden and Katie McCarty; and five great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by parents, Homer and Naomi Patton McCarty; and brothers Clyde, Hugh, Glen and Fairell McCarty.
Pallbearers will be Sean, Chad, and Seth Barber, Arrin and Shane McCarty and Jonathan McCarty.