Funeral services to be held Friday for longtime Perry Co. pastor, WWII veteran

Funeral services to be held Friday for longtime Perry Co. pastor, WWII veteran

BEAUMONT, MS (WDAM) - Funeral services will be held Friday for a longtime Perry County minister and World War Two veteran who died last week.

Services are scheduled for one p.m. at the W.L. Carter Family Life Center in Beaumont for Wilmer L. Carter.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Second World War and was pastor of the Greater Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church.

Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8 p.m., also at the Family Life center.

Carter was 94-years-old.