Wade Carpenter
1936 - 2021
BORN
1936
DIED
2021
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Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home & Crematory
106 Cherryville Rd.
Shelby, NC
Wade Carpenter

Shelby - Jerry Wade Carpenter, age 85, passed away Wednesday August 4, 2021 at Hospice Wendover in Shelby. Born in Gaston County on March 26, 1936, he was the son of the late Perry and Jessie White Carpenter. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers Dean and Dale Carpenter and a sister Rachel Carpenter Beam. Wade retired from Carolina Freight after 37 years. He always enjoyed the game of softball and later found his passion for golfing.

Wade is survived by his wife of 65 years Pansy Poston Carpenter. One brother James Carpenter, One son Jerry Carpenter, Jr., a daughter Kathy Hill, grandchildren Christy Carpenter, Alan Heavner, and Stacy Lee (Brandon). Great Grandchildren, Sheri Staib (Steven), BJ Davis (Savannah), CJ and Brooklin Heavner, Zoey Lee, and three great-great grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be held 3:00pm Sunday August 8, 2021 at Elizabeth Baptist Church Sanctuary with Rev. Dr. Rit Varriale officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 2-3pm.

Memorial donations may be made in his honor to River Hill Refuge, PO Box 338, Thomasville, NC 27361.

Online guest registry is available at www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com.

Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home is serving the family.



Published by Shelby Star from Aug. 5 to Aug. 6, 2021.
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I can not say enough good things about Wade.He was a true
honest friend.Good hearted.He will surely be missed.God bless the family.Ray,Betty Weaver from Goose Creek,S.C.
September 1, 2021
Pansy and family...am so sorry to hear about Wade. Will be lifting you all in thoughts and prayers.
Sandy Tallent
Friend
August 6, 2021
Pansy, so sorry for your loss. You and family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love in Christ, Vickie Canipe
Vickie Canipe
Friend
August 6, 2021
Pansy, I am so very sorry about Wade. He was such a super guy! Friendly, kind, thoughtful, loving husband and dad. I regret not being able to attend funeral, but my thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Love, Jerry Dycus, Southport, NC
Jerry Dycus
Family
August 5, 2021
I am very sorry to learn of the death of Mr. Carpenter. My sympathy to Pansey and family. May God keep you in HIS precious care.
Elizabeth Camp Anthony
Friend
August 4, 2021
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