Gladys Rebecca Carpenter

Female 1910 - 2000  (90 years)


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  • Name Gladys Rebecca Carpenter 
    Born 30 Apr 1910 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Oct 2000 
    Age 90 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Soriel Carpenter,   b. Feb 1835, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Grandfather) 
    Lillian Knight  (Mother) 
    Person ID I88519  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Simon P. Carpenter,   b. 15 Jun 1882,   d. 22 Sep 1938  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Lillian Knight 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F27761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Kenneth Witt Carpenter,   b. 12 Jun 1908,   d. 7 Sep 1972  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Louise Carpenter,   b. 4 Sep 1929,   d. 19 Apr 1979  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F62455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Gladys Rebecca Carpenter Carpenter - April 30, 1910 - October 5, 2000. Daughter of Simon P. and Lillian Knight Carpenter. Wife of Kenneth Witt Carpenter.
      Newspaper Obituary - Sunday, October 8, 2000 Watertown Daily Times - Watertown, New York - Gladys R. Carpenter, Homemaker Gladys R. Carpenter, 90, of 1615 Sterling Drive, Lakeland, Florida, formerly of Pulaski, died Thursday at her home. Born April 30, 1910, in the town of Sandy Creek, daughter of Simeon and Lillian Knight Carpenter, she was a homemaker. She married Kenneth W. Carpenter on August 15, 1928. They lived in Pulaski and moved to Lakeland in 1949. Mrs. Carpenter assisted her husband in the operation of his appliance store in Lakeland. Mr. Carpenter died September 7, 1972. Mrs. Carpenter was a past noble grand of Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 26, Lakeland. She was also a member of Sunniland Rebekah Lodge 47, Lakeland, and was its past assembly president for the state of Florida. Surviving are two grandchildren, Gary Blankenship, Lakeland, and Denise Gaston, Tampa, Florida; five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Her three children died before her. Kenneth G. died in 1938, Mary Lou Clotfelter died in 1979, and Fred died earlier this year. The funeral will be held at 4 p.m. today at Lanier Funeral Home, Lakeland. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Evergreen Cemetery, Orwell, with the Rev. Donald Wiltse, assistant pastor of Park United Methodist Church, officiating. Local arrangements are with Summerville Funeral Home, Sandy Creek.