SHELBY - Mrs. Jetty Leah Ledford Carpenter, 85, died Friday, May 3, 2013, at Wendover Hospice.
Born in Cleveland County, on Aug. 22, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Columbus Washington and Claudia Drewery Ledford.
A celebration of life service will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2013, at the Chapel of Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory with the Rev. Robert E. Wise officiating.
Burial will follow in Mulls Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. prior to the service and other times at the home of Linda Terhorst.
Memorials may be sent to Hospice Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150.
Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family of Mrs. Carpenter.
A guest registry is available at www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com.