Joseph ‘Joe’ Carpenter

JOSEPH ‘JOE’ CARPENTER, 65, Michigan, died March 21, 2019, at St. Vincent’s Blount Hospital. He was a truck driver and loved to work in his shop, hunt, fish, and work in his yard and garden. Predeceasing him were parents William and Winifred Carpenter and three siblings.

Surviving are wife Judy Carpenter; son Joseph Jesse James Carpenter II; daughter Jessica Winifred (Bradley) Kidder; stepsons David Charles Corder, Christopher William Glenard Corder, Brandenlee James Corder, Randall Robert Corder; stepdaughter Margaritte Ann Corder; three siblings; four grandchildren; numerous step-grandchildren.

Funeral service was held March 24, at 3 p.m., at the chapel of Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home.