Welcome to the memorial page for

James B. Carter Sr.

January 5, 1950 ~ September 5, 2017 (age 67)

James Barry Carter Sr, age 67, of Grand Haven passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at home. Jim was born January 5, 1950, in Detroit to the late Harold and Ann (Russchuck) Carter. He married Cathy Hardy on May 29, 1976, in Muskegon. Jim retired from Herman Miller and enjoyed have coffee at the Rendezvous with friends and  spending time with his family; Jim enjoyed watching  his favorite TV show the Blue Bloods and also spending time fishing. Jim is survived by his wife, Cathy; daughter Rachel Pelton; son, James Carter Jr., granddaughter, Alyssa Pelton; in-laws, Shelia Hardy, Pam (Bob) Button, Kenny “Mike” Hardy, Jim Olson. Also surviving are two special four legged friends, Phebe and Panda. Jim was preceded in death by his brother, Mark Tuck; sister, Darlene Olson. A memorial gathering for Jim will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to the James Carter Memorial Fund C/O Klaassen Family Funeral Home. Please visit to sign Jim’s online guestbook. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Charitable donations may be made to:

 Service Information

A service summary is not available

© 2018 Klaassen Family Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS