George L. Carpenter(1928 - 2013)

George L. Carpenter

Travelers Rest

George L. Carpenter went home to be with his Heavenly Father Friday morning.

He was born July 6, 1928, in Onstead, MI. He was a wonderful Christian husband, father, and grandfather and cherished spending time with his family. He was actively involved in his church, Bible Baptist Church in Travelers Rest, and for many years was employed at Bob Jones University.

He is survived by his wife, M. Irene Carpenter; his children Margie Phillips (husband Ron), James Carpenter (wife Mary Ann), Marsha Nagelkirk (husband Jerry), and John Carpenter (wife Paula); his grandchildren, Jakob Phillips, Jory Phillips, Garrison Carpenter, Gordon Carpenter, Jared Nagelkirk, and Kaylyn Gosnell (husband Roger), and his great-grandson, Brian Gosnell; and his loving niece and nephews.

Visitation is Sunday at 2 PM with the funeral service immediately following at 3 PM at Bible Baptist Church at 3446 Tigerville Road, Travelers Rest, SC.

Memorials can be made to Bible Baptist Church Landscape Fund, PO Box 721, Taylors, SC 29687.

Funeral Home

Johnson Funeral Home
113 N Poinsett Hwy Travelers Rest, SC 29690
(864) 834-9953

Published in The Greenville News on May 25, 2013