James David Carver, Jr.

james carver, jr.

December 26, 1955 ~ April 22, 2020

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Fletcher, NC

James David Carver, Jr., 64, of Fletcher, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2020.

A native of Buncombe Co., David was the eldest son of the late James David Carver, Sr., and Rose Lee Brown Carver. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Ricky Carver.

David was an avid sportsman, enjoying hunting and fishing, and people loved his great storytelling. He was a family man with a compassionate heart, helping anyone in need. He was well loved and will be dearly missed.

Surviving are his wife, Sharon Carver; daughters, Tracey (Don), Stacey (Bobby) and Brook (Eric); son, Joshua (Melissa); grandchildren, Kye, Jesse, Rachel, Eric, Mason, Rylee and Cy; great-grandson, Hudson; sisters, Debbie, Connie, Tammy and Cindy; and brothers, Randy, Roger, Steve and Joe.

Private family graveside services will be held at Pisgah View Memorial Park.


Private Graveside Service:

Pisgah View Memorial Park
1529 Smoky Park Highway
Candler, NC 28715


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Sharon, Tracey, Stacey, Josh & Brook,

    I am so sorry for your loss! I have fond memories of staying over at your house & you all always made me feel welcome & like family. I know David will be greatly missed, he was a kind & generous person. You all are in my prayers.

  2. Our deepest condolences to your precious family at this very difficult time. We hope you can find peace in the coming days as you cope with your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, and send all our love.

  3. Your sense of humor and good deeds will not be forgotten. You and Sharon always welcomed me with open arms. Go rest high on that mountain. God Bless your family.

  4. I loved this man dearly he always treated me like a brother or a son depending on the situation lol I will miss him so much my prayers go out to family I love you all

  5. My prayers and thoughts are with you. I wish I could be there with you guys.if you need me just call and I’ll find a way. Much love and hugs

  6. Sending love and prayers to this amazing family. He was Dad Carver to me and i will always have a special place in my heart for him and mom Carver. I pray God eases some of your pain and find some peace exp for you sharon. Thank you for treating me like i was part of your family and i love you all.

  7. Tammy & Cindy,

    I am so sorry for the loss of your brother David. Keeping you and your family in our prayers.

    Kevin & Christy (Parker) Ball

  8. David will forever be missed here on this Earth. He will remain in our hearts and memories and still bring joy to our lives until we see him again!

  9. My thoughts and prayers go out to all this amazing family. We have loved you for many years. Love from the Rhinehart’s, Hedden’s, and the Grooms

  10. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.. Remembering all the good times in hunting camp with him..miss you buddy..

  11. David was always kind to me and my family. Prayers and much love to all the family during this difficult time. Love you Tracey and Jesse ❤️

  12. Our family is praying for your family during the loss of your loved one! May his holy spirit comfort your hearts and guide you through!

  13. Would like to say so sorry for your loss and prayers for the whole family. During this hard times. Love Tim Donna Trimnal.

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