April 6, 2013

Johnny Edgar Carver

Mr. Johnny Edgar Carver, 84, of Calhoun, departed this life Tuesday, April 2, 2013, in Chamblee surrounded by his loving family.

Johnny was born on Dec. 24, 1928, in Dalton, a son of the late Howard and Oma Dean Carver.  He was also preceded in death by brothers, Earl, Jesse and Calvin Carver; sisters, Mabel Wimpy and Agnes Howell; daughters, Brenda Sue Carver and Crystal Carver; grandson, Blake Carver and the mother of his children, Thelma “Snooks” Bridges.

Johnny proudly served his country and was a veteran of the United States Air Force.

He is survived by sons and daughter-in-law, Michael Carver of Calhoun, Arthur Carver of Lakeland, Fla., Shon and Felicia Carver of Cartersville and Donald Nadolski of Calhoun; daughters, Cynthia Carver of Calhoun and Sandra Odell Carver of Dalton; Johnny had 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren who include a special grandchild, Donlisha Nadolski.

Graveside services to celebrate the life of Mr. Johnny Carver will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton with the Rev. Calvin Anderson officiating. Pallbearers will be Zane Asbury, Devin Childers, Austin Evans, Austin Nadolski, Josh Akins and Ricky Gilbert.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Arrangements are by Ponders Calhoun Chapel, 675 Jolley Road, Calhoun; (706) 625-7577.

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