Eulean Carpenter

KINGS MOUNTAIN - Eulean Grant Carpenter, 94, of Summitt Place, passed away Dec. 27, 2012, at Wendover Hospice.

She was born Sept. 20, 1918, in Cherokee County, daughter of the late Will and Bessie Grant.

Mrs. Carpenter was a nurse who worked for hospitals in the surrounding areas and a nursing home in Melbourne, Florida.

The family will receive friends 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Greene Funeral Service, West Chapel, 216 Archie Whitesides Road, Gastonia.

A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Interment will be at Westview Gardens, Bessemer City.

Mrs. Carpenter is survived by: sons, Charles B. Carpenter Jr. and wife Virginia, Wm Danny Carpenter and wife Del; daughters, Joan McMillan and hus-band Leonard, Kim Humbard and husband Charles; brother, Hershal Grant and wife Jackie; sisters, Aubrey Reinhardt and husband Paul, Norma How-ell; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her husband, Charles B. Carpenter Sr.; grandson, DB Carpenter; great grandson, Evan McCorkle; seven brothers and one sister.

Memorials may be sent to Hospice of Cleveland County (Wendover Heights) 951 Wendover Heights Dr., Shelby NC 28150.

A guest registry is available at

Arrangements are with the West Chapel of Green Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia 704-867-5521.

Funeral Home

Greene Funeral Service, Westside Chapel
216 Archie Whitesides Road Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 867-5521

Published in Gaston Gazette on Dec. 28, 2012