|Birth: ||Feb. 25, 1944|
|Death: ||Feb. 29, 2012|
Graveside services for Laurel "Bob" Gene Carpenter, 68, were Friday, December 7, 2012, on the grounds of VA Cemetery, Leesville, LA.
Bob was born February 25, 1944, in Amin Township to the late Walter and Doris Housler Carpenter, and was called home November 29, 2012, in Lake Charles, LA. He enjoyed carpentry work, gardening, reading and loved riding his motorcycle. Bob was very computer savvy. He served this grateful nation by serving twenty-five dedicated years in the United States Air Force. Bob was a wonderful loving husband and a great role model. It is said that his greatest accomplishments were finishing school and six years of college while enlisted in the United States Air Force.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents and two sisters. Left to cherish Bob's memories will be his beloved wife of twenty years; two daughters and one son-in-law: five step-children: eleven grandchildren: along with numerous extended family members and many wonderful friends.
Honoring Bob as pallbearers will be the Military.
Services were under the direction of Hixson Funeral Home, Leesville, LA.
Central Louisiana Veterans Cemetery
Plot: Section 4 Row 2 Site 96
Created by: Duffie and Kathy
Record added: Dec 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101662314