August 13, 1945 - August 23, 2020
Carpenter – Mary Joan Carpenter, age 75, of Glen St. Mary, Florida passed away peacefully on August 23, 2020 at her son’s residence with her loving family by her side. She was born in Jacksonville, Florida on August 13, 1945 to the late Walter Lamar Williams and Edith Crews Williams. Joan was raised in Jacksonville, Florida and attended Paxon High School. Shortly after school, Joan met the love of her life, Willie McKay Carpenter, and they were happily married on November 1, 1969. Joan was a faithful wife, loving mother and the worlds greatest G.G. She enjoyed being a homemaker and tending to her family as her main passion in life was her family. Joan was skilled with her hands. She enjoyed arts, crafts, painting, sewing, and woodworking. She also loved camping, her little doggies, being outdoors, and fishing, but most of all, Joan loved spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Clara Nelson; brothers, Sammy Williams and Clyde “Tinky” Williams; and her brothers-in-law, Sonny Nelson and Walter Cleve Perryman. Joan is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Willie Carpenter of Glen St. Mary, FL; children, Denise (Scotty) McGlew of Macclenny, FL and Mark (Mandy) Carpenter of Glen St. Mary, FL; sisters, Debbie Perryman and Paulette Sealey both of Glen St. Mary, FL; sister-in-law, Rosalyn Williams of Jacksonville, FL; and her 3 grandchildren, Abigail (Casen) Noles, Emily Carpenter, and Zak Carpenter. A Celebration of Joan’s Life will be held on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 11:00 am at Christian Fellowship Temple with Pastors David Thomas and Timmy Thomas officiating. Interment will follow at Taylor Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday an hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are under the care and direction of V. TODD FERREIRA FUNERAL SERVICES, 250 North Lowder Street, Macclenny, FL 32063 (904)259-5700. Visit www.ferreirafuneralservices.com to sign the family’s guest book.
Carpenter – Mary Joan Carpenter, age 75, of Glen St. Mary, Florida passed away peacefully on August 23, 2020 at her son’s residence with her loving family by her side. She was born in Jacksonville, Florida on August 13, 1945 to... View Obituary & Service Information
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