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In Memory of

Gwen Carpenter

May 5, 1926 - September 15, 2016

Obituary


Gwendolyn Carpenter, 90 of Magnolia, passed away, Thursday, September 15, 2016, at the Magnolia Regional Medical Center.

She was born May 5, 1926, to Prentice Joseph and Gertrude Killen Tanner in Summerfield, LA. She was a member of the First Church of God and was a homemaker. She loved to write, read and was a devout Christian and a loving mother.

Preceding her in death are her parents; and brother, Charles Tanner.

Survivors include her husband of 68 years, Willard Carpenter of Magnolia; two sons, Dale Carpenter and wife Sandy of...

Gwendolyn Carpenter, 90 of Magnolia, passed away, Thursday, September 15, 2016, at the Magnolia Regional Medical Center.

She was born May 5, 1926, to Prentice Joseph and Gertrude Killen Tanner in Summerfield, LA. She was a member of the First Church of God and was a homemaker. She loved to write, read and was a devout Christian and a loving mother.

Preceding her in death are her parents; and brother, Charles Tanner.

Survivors include her husband of 68 years, Willard Carpenter of Magnolia; two sons, Dale Carpenter and wife Sandy of Hedgesville, WV; Willard Byrum Carpenter of Bossier City, LA; two grandchildren, Kelsey Behnfeldt and husband Kyle of Dallas, TX, Scott Carpenter of Ft. Bragg, NC.

Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, September 16, 2016, at Young's.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 17, 2016, at the First Church of God on Mosby Street in El Dorado. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Bismark, AR under the direction of Young's Funeral Directors.

An online guest registry will be available at www.youngsfuneralhome.com