Elsie Mae Carpenter
Elsie Mae Rogers Carpenter, age 80, widow of Ralph Carpenter, died Monday, March 19, 2018, at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. A native of Madison County she was born February 8, 1938, to the late Bert Rogers and Grace Powell.
She was a breast cancer survivor for over 20 years. Loved to read and enjoyed flowers, but most of all loved her children and grandchildren with all her heart.
Other than her husband and parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, J.D., and Dallas Rogers, one sister, Christine Marcum and a great-granddaughter, Kimberly Carpenter.
Mrs. Carpenter is survived by her children; Billy (Suzy) Carpenter of Richmond, KY. Judy (Tony) Fowler and Brenda (Steve) O’Neal both of Berea, KY. One brother, Paul Rogers of Richmond, KY. One sister, Marie Stewart of Richmond, KY. Seven grandchildren, Jimmy Carpenter, Bobby VanWinkle, Ralph Edward Carpenter, Garrett Adams, Christopher Adams, Breanna Mae Carpenter, and B.J. Carpenter. Fourteen great-grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Friday, March 23, 2018, at the Davis & Powell Funeral Home with Rev. Darren Slone officiating. Burial will follow in the Pilot Knob Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 5-9 PM at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be, Steve O’Neal, Ralph Carpenter, Jr. Christopher Adams, Jimmy Carpenter, Zack Chasteen, and Gary Adams.