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Bonnie Powell Carpenter

March 27, 1929 ~ November 9, 2019 (age 90)

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Wadesboro – Mrs. Bonnie Powell Carpenter, 90, passed away on Saturday, November 9, 2019 while a patient at Atrium Health Union in Monroe.

Funeral services will be 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at Leavitt Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Bethel Cemetery. The family will greet friends prior to the service beginning at 10:30AM.

Born in Anson County on March 27, 1929, Bonnie was a daughter of the late Sidney Powell and Lula Kelly Powell (Johnson). She worked for West Knitting, Reeves Mfg., and Dawson, Inc. for a total of 32 years. She was a longtime member of Olivet United Methodist Church and was married to Edmund Wilson Carpenter who passed away in 2006.

Survivors include a son, Harold Carpenter (Terrie) of Lilesville; four grandchildren Sandra C. Teal (Michael), Michael Dean Carpenter, Alvin Bates (Missy), and Joel Gatewood (Jennifer); six great-grandchildren, Maddison Teal, Kaytlin Teal, Taylor Bates Griffin (Kendall), Ashlyn Gatewood, Lucas Gatewood, and Timothy Taylor (Devin); and two great-great-grandchildren, Layla Louise Griffin and Cameron Taylor.

Also surviving is a lifelong special friend, Azilee Goodwin and a special cousin, Betty Jean Huffstetler. In addition to her husband, Bonnie was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Carpenter; a daughter, Beverly C. Gatewood; a grandson Addison Bates; and three brothers, Sidney Powell Jr., Ben Powell and Curtis Powell.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
November 12, 2019

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Leavitt Funeral Home
2036 Morven Road
Wadesboro, NC 28170

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 12, 2019

12:00 PM
Leavitt Funeral Home
2036 Morven Road
Wadesboro, NC 28170

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
November 12, 2019

Bethel Cemetery
3475 Gatewood Station Rd.
Wadesboro, NC 28170

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