LUMBERTON — Elsie Violet Carpenter, 77, passed away Aug. 11, 2014, at Cape Fear Valley Hospital of Fayetteville.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Floyd Memorial Chapel, the Rev. Mike Bishop officiating.
She was born in Hertfordshire, England on Nov. 1, 1936.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dennis and Muriel of England; and her granddaughter, Jennifer C. Bishop.
She is survived by her husband, Homer Carpenter Jr. of the home; her children, Carl Carpenter and wife Ann of Wallace, Cindy Horne and husband Bobby of Lumberton, and Scott Carpenter and wife Runell of Lumberton; nine grandchildren, the Rev. Mike Bishop, Michele Falcon, Damien Spivey, Ashley Horne, Brook Grainger, Liz Pekarek, Matthew Horne, Blake Parker, and Angel Parker; seven great-grandchildren; a granddog, Buster; and several nieces and nephews.
The visitation will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday before the service at Floyd Mortuary & Crematory Inc.
On-line condolences may be made by visiting: www.floydmortuary.net.