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LeRoy Cephas Carpenter

LeRoy Cephas Carpenter

Male 1926 - 2015  (89 years)

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  • Name LeRoy Cephas Carpenter 
    Born 14 Sep 1926  Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Nov 2015  Benton, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32872  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 May 2020 

    Father LeRoy Fremont Carpenter,   b. 24 Oct 1878, Marshall, Clark, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1964, Marshall, Clark, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Nellie Mae Blakeney,   b. 7 Jul 1890, Westville, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1963, Charleston, Coles, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 2 May 1923  Danville, Vermilion, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 D.I. Harris 
    Children 
     1. T. Carpenter
     2. C.L. Carpenter
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dorothy Anita Smith,   b. 14 Jul 1931, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 2016, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 1950 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. G.L. Carpenter
     2. P.L. Carpenter
     3. R.L. Carpenter
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Garnet Elaine Hatten,   b. 18 Apr 1930, Jackson, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 2004, Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1959  Clark, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. D.L. Carpenter
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • 1930 United States Federal Census Name: Leroy Carpenter Home in 1930: Dana, Vermillion, Indiana Age: 3 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1926 Relation to Head of House: Son Father's name: Leroy Carpenter Mother's name: Nellie Carpenter Race: White Leroy Carpenter 49 Nellie Carpenter 37 Thelma Bryant 16 Gertrude Bryant 11 Lyman Carpenter 5 Leroy Carpenter 3 6/12 Luella M Carpenter 1 3/12

      Utah, Military Records, 1861-1970 Name: Le Roy Cephas Carpenter Birth Date: 14 Sep 1926 Birth Place: West Villa, Illinois Mother: Nellie Blakney Carpenter Age: 18 Military Service Year: 1944

      U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 Name: Leroy C Carpenter Birth Date: 14 Sep 1926 Address: 1505 Highway 16 E, Siloam Spgs, AR, 72761-8645

      Nevada Marriage Index, 1956-2005 Name: Leroy C Carpenter Spouse: Garnet Elaine Wood Marriage Date: 17 Feb 1959 Recorded county: Clark Page: I13

      Leroy Cephas Carpenter, 89 year old resident of Siloam Springs, Arkansas, died November 30, 2015 at his home. Born September 14, 1926 in Westville, Illinois, he was the son of Leroy F. Carpenter and Nellie Blakeney Carpenter. He was a Marine Corps Veteran of World War II. Leroy married Garnet Elaine Hatten on February 17, 1959 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was a part owner and operator of Anderson and Carpenter Produce in Siloam Springs. Leroy also owned Siloam Auto Mart. He was preceded in death by his wife, Garnet Elaine Carpenter; one brother; and five sisters. He is survived by three sons, Gary Carpenter of Phoenix, Arizona, Bob Carpenter of Phoenix, and Donald Carpenter of Siloam Springs; three daughters, Peggy Gibbs of San Diego, California, Terilee Jensen of Idaho, and Carol Caldwell of Colorado; fifteen grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren. Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 3, 2015 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Siloam Springs, Arkansas, with Pastor Tim Estes officiating.