January 2, 2016

Family and friends of Charles R Carpenter
gathered at San Juan UMC for a memorial service and luncheon. 
Helen plays music as people come in and sit down Pastor Mary greets everyone
Amanda plays a song for her grandfather Amanda sings a song in memory of her grandfather
Family and friends gather to remember Charles
Amanda and friends Walter, Betty and Eddie and Mark at the next table
Family and neighborhood children Walter, Betty, Eddie and Irene
The family eat first
The table settings and food brought to share with family and friends
Venison chili  Charles' favorite made by Brandy Cornbread made by Pastor Mary
Kathy's special desert Michele made green bean casserole
Irene made macaroni salad Mary brought meatballs
Walter brought salad and assorted dressings Mary brought the ham gave it to Margaret to cook
Pastor Mary brought pies and made blueberry muffins
Margaret brought brownies only to find out very quickly she didn't bring enough Helen made 3 bean salad
There was a lot of conversation about Charles' life and many stories shared. Rest in Peace Charles, we will miss you.


Henderson United Methodist Church   2016