Bobby Darell Carpenter

Thursday, May 1, 2008

South Haven, Mich.

Bobby Darell Carpenter, 68, of South Haven, Mich., died April 22, 2008. He was born May 26, 1939, to James Edgar "Bill" Carpenter and Ethel Green Carpenter.

He is survived by his children, Billy Carpenter and his wife, Barbara, of Leachville, and three grandchildren, and Sheila Hawkins and her husband, Tony, of Manila; brothers and sisters, Edgar Eugene "Gene" Carpenter, JoAnn Browning, Balless "Sharon" Carpenter, Bonnie Reams, all of Manila, Vernon Carpenter of Batesville, Larry Don Carpenter of Rocky Comfort, Mo., and William "Jack" Carpenter of Wynne.

He was preceded in death by his brother, James Clarence "Toby" Carpenter and sisters, Janie Reams and Betty Gean Carpenter.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4, at the Manila Cemetery.