He was married to Zettie Z. Miller who preceded him in death. He
and his wife raised 5 children: David K. (Ruth) Carpenter, twin daughters
Carolyn S. Carpenter (now deceased) and Marolyn (David) Delancey, Barbara
Carpenter and Earl Edward Carpenter. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren
and 16 great grandchildren and one sister Virginia Klintworth.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter and 7
brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday (November 16) at
Marietta Bible Center with Pastor Myron Guiler officiating. Burial will follow
in East Lawn Memorial Park with full military rites. Visitation will be held on
Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 at Marietta Bible Center. McClure-Schafer-Lankford
Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.