MOUNT VERNON — Betty Jane Carpenter, 77, of Mount Vernon passed away Sept. 23, 2009, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
She was born Aug. 31, 1932, in Mount Vernon to Delbert and Helen (Moore) Marvin.
She is survived by two sons, Gary (Penny) Carpenter and Jim Carpenter, both of Mount Vernon; two daughters, Marsha (Wayne) Clayborne and Marilyn Moore, both of Mount Vernon; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Melissa Moore; two brothers, Leroy and Richard Marvin; and one sister, Virginia Fox.
Graveside funeral services will be held Friday, Sept. 25, at 1 p.m. in Mound View Cemetery with Pastor Michael Paudla officiating.
The family has requested memorial contributions to be made in Betty’s memory to, Hopewell United Methodist Church, 18301 Hopewell Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is handling the funeral arrangements for the Carpenter family.
To share a memory or send a condolence to the Carpenter family, please visit www.dilleylaster.com.