He was born March 5, 1958, and was a son of Lynn Matteson Carver and the late Cecil Carver.
Mr. Carver had worked for North American Rayon and Mapes. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
In addition to his mother, survivors include his daughter, Shannon Carver of Elizabethton; a son, Daniel Carver and wife, Brooke of Elizabethton; two granddaughters, Allana and Keily Carver; a sister, Laverna Grindstaff of Elizabethton; brothers, Butch Carver and wife Debbie, Dana Carver, and Terry Carver all of Elizabethton, and Doug Carver of Lenoir, NC.
Several nieces and nephews also survive.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book or by fax 423 542-9499.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton is serving the family. Office 423 542-2232, Obituary line 543-4917.