Patricia Viola Williams Carpenter, 75, of Fairmont, passed away Wednesday (May 25, 2016) at her home.
She was born March 27, 1941, at Montana Mines, a daughter of the late James Monroe and Dorothy Madeline (Haught) Williams.
Patricia was a loving, caring mother, grandmother and friend. She attended West Virginia Junior College in Fairmont where she studied accounting. Her many interests included arts and crafts and drawing, but most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her precious family, especially her grandchildren. Patricia was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and also a notary public. She was retired from nursing and private healthcare after many years of being an excellent care giver and will be missed by all who knew her. Heaven has another angel.
Mrs. Carpenter is survived by her son, Brian Eugene Carpenter and wife Carly, of Fairmont; her daughters, Nancy Estelle Polis of Fairmont, Patricia Faye Dolog and husband Herb, of Independence, Kentucky, Dora Mae Beavan and husband Frank, of Mannington; her brother, Ernest Eugene Williams of New York, New York; her sisters, Josephine Stewart of Monongah, Beatrice Bell Metz of Fairmont; ex-husband, Dewain Carpenter, Sr. of Virginia; and daughter-in-law, Bernadine Carpenter also of Virginia.
She is also survived by her granddaughters, Amanda Morgan and husband Chris, Nikki Composky and husband Rick, Christina Woody and husband Jr., Anita Mancino; her grandsons, Christopher Mancino, Benjamin Mancino, Dewain Carpenter III and Harvey Carpenter, Jr.; four step-grandchildren; and 23 beautiful great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Patricia was also preceded in death by her sons, Dewain Edward Carpenter, Jr., Harvey Monroe Carpenter; her five brothers, Earl Williams, James Monroe Williams, Jr., Eugene Williams, Jackie Williams, William Williams; and her sister, Madeline McElfresh.
As per Patricia's wishes, she will be cremated. Friends and family are invited from 1-4 p.m. Saturday (June, 4, 2016) for a celebration of Patricia's life at the Montana Mines Community Building. Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed online at www.carpenterandford.com.
Published on June 1, 2016