Phyllis Sue Stafford Carpenter, went to her Heavenly Home on March 27, 2018 at Harris Hospice\Presbyterian in Charlotte after having been diagnosed with lung cancer in September 2016. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ben F. Carpenter, her parents, Richard L. Stafford and Pauline Sherrill Stafford, and a brother, Richard E. (Sonny) Stafford.
She was born January 19, 1938 in Mooresville, NC. Phyllis graduated from Harding High School in 1956, and was a member of Mt. Holly First United Methodist Church. She retired from American & Efird /Consumer Division in 2001 after over 25 years of service.
She is survived by daughters & sons-in-law: Suzie & John Robinson, Dianne & Doug Williams, son & daughter-in-law: Richard & Heather Carpenter, grandchildren & grandson-in-law: Eric Robinson, Stacy & Josh Hunsucker, Amy Robinson, Brittany & Ashley Williams, Tyler, Jackson & Grayson Carpenter, great-granddaughters: Jade Robinson, Piper & Willow Hunsucker. Three sisters-in-law, and numerous nieces & nephews.
A graveside service will be held 3:00pm Friday, March 30, 2018 at Hillcrest Gardens Cemetery with Pastor Mike Carr and Rev. Jerrianne Pyles officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mount Holly First United Methodist Church, 140 N. Main Street, Mount Holly, NC 28120.
Jeffrey S. Painter Funeral Director Licensee of Mount Holly is serving the Carpenter family. www.jeffreyspainterfdl.com 704-827-5020