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Mr Charlie Ray Carpenter Obituary


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“So sorry for your loss. Just remember a sunset on earth, means a sunrise in Heaven. Clancy, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Grady Howell - Rocky Mount, NC

“sorry to hear of your loss,,,im here if you need a friend,,,love grace ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Grace Wall Davis - rocky mount, NC

“To Wanda and the family, "So sorry to hear about your unexpected loss. You have our deepest sympathy." ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: David & Brenda Mott

“YOU WILL BE MISSED , SO GLAD WE RECONNECTED ON FACEBOOK , YOU USED TO HAVE MY BACK, IN THE DAY,BUT SO SORRY FOR YOUR FAMILYS LOSE, NEVER FORGET YOU! ...Read More ยป
4 of 5 | Posted by: Dale Griffin Strum - ELM CITY, NC

“Wanda, sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you and the family are in our prayers. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Ray & Jean Taylor - Rocky Mount, NC


Mr. Charlie Ray Carpenter, age 62 passed away in the Nash General Hospital on January 24, 2013.
Charlie Ray worked at Carolina Steel for more than 30 years. He was an avid outdoorsman enjoying hunting and fishing. He attended Taylors Chapel Church, Sandy Cross.
He is preceded in death by his mother Annie Rea Carpenter and father Charlie Winslow Carpenter.
He is survived by his wife Wanda Carpenter of the home, daughter Clancy Carter of Rocky Mount, son Blair and wife Amanda Carpenter of Nashville, 2 step sons: Tim and wife Sandy Harris of Rocky Mount and William and wife Jennifer Thomas of Winterville, 4 grandchildren, 2 step grandchildren, 4 brothers: Steve Carpenter, Dennis and wife Joy Carpenter, Marvin and wife JoAnne Carpenter all of Rocky Mount and Jack and wife Kathy Carpenter of Spring Hope, several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 2 PM in the Chapel of Johnson Funerals and Cremations, 661 English Road, with the entombment following in the Rocky Mount Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday night from 7 until 9 PM and other times at the home.