Shirley June Carpenter, 75, of Bellefontaine, passed away at Logan Acres on Sunday, March 10, 2013.
She was born on October 27, 1937 in Champaign County to the late Dorothy L. Acker.
She was married to Richard J. Carpenter from 1961 to 1977 and he preceded her in death in 2009. She was also preceded in death by a son, Randy Lynn Carpenter on October 22, 2011.
Surviving are her grandchildren, Autumn Whitt of Clintwood, VA and Kellie Carpenter of Florida; two great grandsons of Clintwood, VA; nieces, Doris Keith, whom was by her side at her time of death, and Mary Jane Hatfield both of Huntsville; a nephew, Pete Hatfield of Anna; and several other nieces and nephews and family and friends.
A homemaker and a resident at Logan Acres for 15 years, she had previously attended Hillcrest Baptist Church, Bellefontaine. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, puzzle books, watching Animal Planet on TV, and going for rides with family and friends.
Pastor Greg Haisley will officiate at a 1:00 pm funeral service on Friday, March 15, 2013 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine where friends may call from 5 to 8 on Thursday, March 14, 2013. Burial will be in the Kingscreek Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Logan Acres Activity Fund, 2739 County Road 91, Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.