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Eddie "Tony" Carpenter

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Carpenter, Eddie "Tony" Age 82, passed away on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, from complications of Alzheimers, with his loving wife, Johnnie M. Carpenter, and other family members at his bedside. Eddie was born April 28, 1932, to Clarence and Lula Carpenter in Sunflower County, Mississippi. He retired from Youngstown Steel and was an avid gardener until he was incapacitated by the disease. Eddie was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Lula Carpenter; sisters, Ruth Bell, Juanita Williams, Flora Mae Simmons, and Carrie Pendelton; brothers, Charlie, Douglas, and Robert Carpenter; brothers-in-law, Alton Bell and John Williams. He is survived by his wife, Johnnie M. Carpenter; daughters, Lorean Wheeler, of Memphis, TN, Erma Carpenter of Portage, MI, Velma (Anthony) Martin of McDou, GA, Sandra Cargle of Gary, IN, and Sharon Flores of Indianapolis, IN; sisters-in-law, Mary Ann and Linda Carpenter, both of Gary, IN and Mary Sue Love of Niles, MI; thirteen grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, as well as special caregivers, David Sr. and Derek Taylor and visiting nurses, TC Crawford, April Donald, Mr. Eddie, Glenda Lyles, America Jimenez, and Rhonda Williams. Visitation Friday, August 29, 2014, from 12:00-8:00 p.m. Family Hour 7:00-8:00 p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Funeral service Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Old Path Church, 2075 Rush Place, Lake Station, IN. Host pastor is Apostle Lynell Walters with Bishop John M. Williams, Jr. of Muskegon, MI Officiating, Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.

Published in the Post Tribune on Aug. 28, 2014
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