Gracia Di Simms Carpenter was born near Montague Texas, the daughter of Peter Joseph Simms and Sallie Ann Potter Simms. Gracia's siblings were: Tenniles "Tennie", Rosa L., Annie Bea, Lounetta "Nettie", George Walter and William B.
Gracia graduated from nursing college in Gainesville, Texas around 1912 and that was her life long occupation. Gracia married Roy B. Carpenter in 1915 and had two children, R.B. (Roy) "Bob" Carpenter and Joe Carpenter. Gracia lived with her husband Roy throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado, New Mexico and eventually California, her final resting place.
Roy B. Carpenter
1891–1953 (m. 1915)
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