Wendell Roger Carpenter
Wendell Roger Carpenter age 69 of Madisonville, passed away Thursday, June 10, 2010. He was a member of Carpenter’s Campground United Methodist Church. He was a graduate of the University of Tennessee. He retired from insurance accounting in 2006. Preceded in death by: Parents, Milton & Almeta Carpenter; Sister & Brother-in-law, Jean & Fadrew Hutson; Father-in-law, Verlin Noe. Survivors include: Wife, Kay Carpenter; Son, Roger (Alison) Carpenter; Daughters, Jennifer (Rick) Taylor and Beth Carpenter; Sister, Jo (Tim) Bailes; Grandchildren, Alex & Ashley Olive, Ada, Carolyn, and Clare Carpenter; Step Grandchildren, Erin (John) Scharff, Amber & Christian Taylor; Great-Grandchildren, Jackson Taylor and Kylee Scharff; Mother-in-law, Nellie Noe; Brother-in-law, Ron (Wilma) Noe; Sisters-in-law, Judy (Rex) Caughron and Betty Kirkland. Funeral service will be at 3:00 PM, Saturday, June 12, 2010 at Smith Trinity Chapel with Rev. Ken Tucker and Rev. Larry Best officiating. Interment will follow at Carpenter’s Campground Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Carpenter’s Campground United Methodist Church 3530 Best Road, Maryville, TN 37803. Family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 PM, Saturday, June 12, 2010 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.