Carpenter, Roy

ROY EUGENE CARPENTER, III, 77, of Jasper, IN, elder serving Alfordsville UMC, passed away on October 10, 2022.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years and the love of his life, Marcia Carpenter of Jasper; children, Valerie (Larry) Stice of Springfield, IN, Virginia and Chip (Paula) Carpenter of Santa Claus, IN; grandchildren, Matthew, Amanda, Amelia, and Jeremy Stice and Harrison and Emma Carpenter; siblings, Bonnie Noe, Barbara Newlin, Jim (Elizabeth) Carpenter; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on October 15 at Holland UMC with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Friends may call for visitation at Holland UMC from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on October 14, and also one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital or the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be offered here.

Roy served at Beech UMC (1981-1983), Mintonville UMC (KY) (1983-1985), McKendree UMC (KY) (1985-1986), Harrordsburg UMC (1987-1994), Trinity UMC (1994-1996), Barbour Avenue UMC (1994-1996), New Hope UMC (1994-2006), Northside Community UMC (1996-2005), Holland Zoar UMC (2005-2010), Ames Chapel (2010-2017), Bloomfield Wesley Chapel (2017-2018, 2019- 2021), and Alfordsville UMC (2021-present).