Beloved minister found dead in Carroll County - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Beloved minister found dead in Carroll County

A beloved Mid-South minister who was reported missing last Friday has been found dead.

Methodist Minister Dr. Mickey Carpenter disappeared during a fishing trip near the small community of Leach in Carroll County. Rescuers found his boat capsized on privately owned Bush Lake after his truck was discovered in a nearby parking lot.

Carpenter served as pastor of churches in Covington and Huntington before becoming District Superintendent in Dyersburg and then Paris, where he served recently.

Action News 5 will continue to monitor this breaking story and bring you the latest information as it becomes available.

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