Carver, Joseph "Opie"

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Joseph "Opie" Carver, 26, of Chattanooga, formerly of Whitwell, Tennessee, died on Monday, January 7, 2013 in a local hospital.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. CST on Saturday, Jan. 12, at Tate Funeral Home, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, Tn.

The family will gather with friends on Saturday at Tate Funeral Home from noon until the hour of the service.

Local arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, Tn. 37343.


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