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Zion Hil Baptist Church
Monday December 20th, 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Zion Hill Baptist Church
Monday December 20th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Edna Ann Carpenter

Edna Ann Carpenter, 76, of the Pumpkintown Community, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday evening, December 16, 2021.

A native and a lifelong resident of Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late William and Lozie Sorrells.
Edna enjoyed sewing, nature and birds. She loved reading her Bible, The Lord and attending Zion Hill Baptist Church, of which she was a Member.
In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her brother Lester Sorrells.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years George Lewis Carpenter
Her son; Ron (Angie) Carpenter of the Pumpkintown Community
Brother; Raymond (Barbara) Sorrells of Cullowhee
Sisters; Mary Buchanan of Sylva and Edith Brooks of Franklin, NC
Funeral Services will be held 1:00 PM Monday December 20, 2021 at Zion Hill Baptist Church with the Revs. Eddie Stillwell and Doug Carpenter officiating. The family will be receiving friends from 12:00 noon till 1:00 pm prior to the Service at the Church. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.

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So sorry for all of you , it is so hard to give up our loved ones , I'm Praying for all of you .

Bessie Moore Dec 20 2021 3:42 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edna Carpenter

Glenda franks Dec 20 2021 6:40 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edna Carpenter

Fanny Nicholson Gosselin Dec 18 2021 8:35 PM

So sorry to hear of the death of Edna.She was just the sweetest Lady.Rest in peace

Anna Allen Dec 18 2021 1:42 PM

Dear Family,
So sorry your loss. Ms. Edna was one of the sweetest, kindest, and humble people I have ever met. She carried Jesus in her heart and He shined throughout her whole being. She was truly an Amazing person! Love and prayers,

Beth Stillwell Reeves Dec 18 2021 10:19 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edna Carpenter

Ed and Judy Johnson Dec 17 2021 9:41 PM

So sorry to hear of Edna passing! My thoughts and prayers are with the family!

Jessie Wilson Dec 17 2021 9:17 PM

Sending prayers and love to the family. Edna was such a wonderful person.

Catherine Green Dec 17 2021 6:13 PM