Richard Jeter of Campbellsville, son of the late James “Bud” Jeter and Sarah Janie Cox Jeter, was born February 28, 1931 in Natchitoches, Louisiana. He died at 1:43 P.M., Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Columbia. Age: 87
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Bible Baptist Tabernacle, where he was instrumental in founding the Church.
He united in marriage to Gracie Martin September 24, 1950 and she preceded him in death December 9, 2016.
Richard was employed at TGT for forty-four years and was a former superintendent.
He is survived by two sons: Dr. Harold Wilkerson and wife, Brenda and Dr. Richard Allen Jeter and wife, Eveylene of Campbellsville; five grandchildren: Dr. Andrea Russell and husband, Dr. Dirk Russell of Canton, Georgia, Jarrod Wilkerson of Louisville, Erin Martin and husband, Kelly and Ashley Dooley and husband, Damon of Campbellsville and Matt Underwood and wife, Jeanett of LaGrange; twelve great-grandchildren: Madelyn Russell, Jillian Russell, Ava Russell and Luke Russell of Canton, Georgia, Jackson Martin, Maxwell Davis, Zachary Martin and Sarah Davis of Campbellsville, Hannah Underwood and Noah Underwood of LaGrange and Shelby Dooley and Payton Dooley of Campbellsville; special niece, Alene Gilpin of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
VISITATON: 1:00 – 6:00 P.M., Friday, May 18, 2018 at Bible Baptist Tabernacle in Campbellsville
FUNERAL SERVICE: 6:00 P.M., Friday, May 18, 2018 at Bible Baptist Tabernacle in Campbellsville by Pastor Bob Cutler
ENTOMBMENT: Brookside Mausoleum
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