Mr. Johnny Fred Carter, age 69, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at a local hospital.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2016, at noon in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with Dr. Rodger Whorton, Rev. Mikel Garrett and Rev. Brandon Bruce officiating. Interment will follow in Floyd Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service time. At other hours, they will be at their respective residences.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.

A complete obituary will be included in Friday’s edition of the Rome News-Tribune.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.