A Graveside Funeral service for Larry Dean Carpenter, 74, of Williston, SC will be held at 11 o’clock a.m., Saturday, June 13, 2020 at the Barnwell Memory Gardens on Reynolds Road with U.S. Army and Masonic Rites accorded. The family will receive friends on Friday, June 12th from six to eight p.m. at Folk Funeral Home, Williston, SC. Due to the current pandemic and the CDC regulations, social distancing and other guidelines will be in place. Memorial contributions may be sent in Larry's memory to the Ackerman Chapter Order of the Eastern Star # 198, c/o Joan Pascall, 344Pascallas St., Blackville, SC 29817. Larry passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020.
Born in Highland, KS, he was a son of the late Loren Henry Carpenter and Helen Nightingale Carpenter. He was a member of Edisto Baptist Church and retired after working 28 years from Bechtel Savannah River, Inc. as a Heavy Equipment Foreman. He was a member of the Hope Masonic Lodge #126, was a Shriner, and was a member of the Ackerman Chapter Order of the Eastern Star #198. He was a U.S. Army Veteran having served during the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his loving wife Belinda Harris Carpenter; daughters Sally (Scott) Lyle of Martinez, GA, Cristy (Joe) Coretti of Evans, GA; sons Shannon (Beth) Carpenter of Alpharetta, GA, Glen (Libby) Wilson of Catron, MO; his sister RaVae (Sonny) Langford of Hilton Head Island, SC; grandchildren Kiley, Macy, Meighan, Sidney, Zoe, Camille, Charlotte, Corinne, Lindsey (Ethan) Hamilton and Brady; great grandchildren Everett and Granger.
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