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George Shrader "PaPaw" Carpenter
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1927
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 2009
Maury County
Tennessee, USA

Sep. 22, 1927 - Jan. 6, 2009

Born in Lynnville, TN on Sep. 22, 1927
Departed on Jan. 6, 2009 and resided in Columbia, TN.

Mr. George Shrader "PaPaw" Carpenter, age 81, a resident of Columbia, passed away on Tuesday, January 6, 2009, at Life Care Center in Columbia.

Funeral services in the chapel of Williams Funeral Home in Columbia with Rev. Mike Roberts officiating. Entombment in the Polk Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.

The Lynnville, TN, native was the son of the late Albert Houston Carpenter and Cora Martin Carpenter. He was the husband of Mary Ruth Edmonson Carpenter of Columbia.

Mr. Carpenter was retired from the Nodulizing Department of Monsanto Chemical Company and was a member of the Parkway Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the United States Army.

Survivors in addition to his wife include his children: Eddie (Mary) Carpenter of Ringgold, GA and Susan (Darryl) Shuff, of Columbia; grandchildren: Amy Lynn (Britt) Erwin of Ringgold, GA, Carey Beth Carpenter of Ringgold, GA, Taylor Shuff and Mallory Shuff, both of Columbia; one sister: Maudia Sargent of Indiana, and special caregivers: Jeanette Bowen, Lynn Williamson, Tina Morris, Mary White, Valarie Gant, Patricia Woodson, and special nieces and nephews. Mr. Carpenter was preceded in death by one brother and six sisters: Mahlon Carpenter, Ella Carpenter, Ruth Dixon, Claudia Lane, Dorothy Smith, Grace Gilliam and Mildred Sargent.

Pallbearers will be Britt Erwin, O'Neill Moore, Billy Sargent, Bill Reischman, Monty Gilliam, Bill Duncan, L. R. Edmonson, John New, Charles Crotz, and Don Westmoreland. Honorary pallbearers will be Jeanette Bowen, Lynn Williamson, Tina Morris, Mary White, Valarie Gant, Patricia Woodson, caregivers at Life Care Center of Columbia and friends at Parkway Baptist Church.

Polk Memorial Gardens
Maury County
Tennessee, USA
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Record added: Jan 18, 2009
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George Shrader PaPaw Carpenter
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