Rubin Reginald Carver, age 69, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Friday, October 5, 2018 at Curis of Wilkesboro.

He was born February 11, 1949 in New York, New York to Rubin H. and Betsy Waugh Carver. Mr. Carver was a US Marine Veteran, serving in Vietnam. He was preceded in death by his father, Rubin H. Carver; his wife, Vera Washington Carver; and brothers, Henry, Louis “Bubba” and Michael Carver.

Surviving are his sons, Sean Carver and wife Tanya of Brooklyn, N.Y., Timothy Carver of Camp Lejune, N.C.; grandson, Maurice Carver of Brooklyn, N.Y.; mother, Betsy Waugh Carver of North Wilkesboro; and sister, Beverly Carver Fulks of North Wilkesboro.

Funeral service with military honors by Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guard Post 1142 will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Charles Ferguson, Rev. Matthew Farley and Rev. Steve Snipes officiating. Burial with military honors will be held 9:00 a.m. Friday, October 12, 2018 in Salisbury National Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 12:00 until 1:00 on Thursday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Mtn. Valley Hospice, 688 North Bridge Street, Elkin, NC 28621 or to Kindred Care, 126 Executive Drive, Suite 110, Wilkesboro, NC 28697. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.millerfuneralservice.com

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