Barbara L. “Bobbie” Carpenter, 95, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great- grandmother, passed on to her eternal resting place June 18, 2019 at her residence in Murrells Inlet, SC. She is survived by her loving husband, William F. Carpenter, Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army, Retired, her children Janice (Damase) Cyr, Donald, Randall and his wife Trina, and family members Patricia and Laura. She was predeceased by a sister, Dorothy.
“GiGi” took great joy in her 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was the classic homemaker, devoted to her husband of 73 years and recently enjoyed the celebration of her anniversary on June 15, 2019.
She was born in Hartford, CT in 1923, daughter of the late Frederick and Ida (Klatte) Links. Bobbie and Bill retired to Myrtle Beach, SC in 2001. Prior to their retirement she supported Bill in his many positions in many divisions with the Connecticut Free Masons. She will always be remembered for the wonderful ladies tour she organized to the Shriners Hospital for Children in MA. She was truly a positive light in our world. Many will remember her for her kind heart, sense of humor and unforgettable laugh.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, June 24, 2019 at First Presbyterian Church of Myrtle Beach, 3810 Robert Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Crescent Hospice, 3959 US-17 Bypass, Suite D, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.
Send messages to the family at www.msfh.net.