Graveside services for Lucy Carpenter, 75, 520 W. Homedale,
who died Saturday, Oct. 30, at a Caldwell hospital, will be
conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Wilder Cemetery by the
Rev. Ralph Cornwell of the Baptist Church in Boise, under the
direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel in Homedale. Friends may
meet at the cemetery.
She was born
Jan. 26, 1907, at Laverne, Okla., a daughter of Uriah and Mary
Jane Martin Wells. She was reared and educated in
and Kansas. She married Leslie Carpenter on Sept. 5, 1926 in
Minnola, Kan., and the couple made their home there until
moving to Idaho in 1935.
She worked at Morfitt Stores Inc. in Wilder and later
at Two Boys Food Store in Homedale. They have lived at their
present home in Homedale for the last 10 years. She was a
member of the Homedale Christian Church.
She is survived by her husband Leslie of Homedale; two
daughters, Leslie Werner of Homedale and Edith Thamert of
Elgin, Ore,; a brother, Walter Sinclair of Long Island, New
York, 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and numerous
nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a stepfather,
Benjamin Franklin Sinclair; a daughter Margie; a son, Walter,
four brothers and two sisters.
Memorials may be given to the Idaho Youth Ranch in
Rupert or the American Heart association.