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Mrs. Gloria Ann Carpenter

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Monday, March 18, 1957 - Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Mrs. Gloria Ann Carpenter of Wicksburg went home to be with her Lord Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at UAB in Birmingham. She was 57.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 3, 2014 in the chapel of Sorrells Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Gibson and Juston Carpenter officiating. Burial will follow at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday from 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Gloria was born March 18, 1957 in Houston County to Jeanette Smith and the late Jennings Earl Smith. She was member of Panther Creek Free Will Baptist Church. Gloria loved to go fishing and to sew. Gloria had a beautiful voice and loved to sing at her church.

Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Hulon “Jr.” Carpenter, Wicksburg; son, Juston Carpenter (April) and three grandchildren: Owen, Destiny, and Rebecca , Hartford; mother, Jeanette Smith, Wicksburg; sister Debbie Speigner (Randy), Midland City; Brother-in-law Randall Carpenter (Kathy), Wicksburg; sister-in-law Sarah Woodham (John), Wicksburg; and several nieces and nephews, and other extended family and friends.


Funeral Service

Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014



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Julia Smith

You are in my prayers. Julia Smith

Sharon (Hemenes) Foster

Many prayers for all of you as you face the difficult days ahead.

Joe & Faye Williams

So sorry for your loss, Gloria was such a sweet person and always had that big smile. Joe & Faye Williams

Anita (Cumbie) Davis

May God continue to bless you with His comfort during this difficult time. I'll always remember Gloria's laugh and smile. She meant a great deal to me.

Charles Shaw

all of our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family, I have had always a great impression in the that Gloria lived her life as a wife, mother and grandmother, if there is anything we can do, please let me know, hope to see you at visitation, you and your family will stay in my prayers, your cousin, Charles Shaw

Annette Wilson Pitts

So sorry for your loss. We will all miss Gloria very much. May you find comfort in knowing that she will not have to suffer anymore. God bless all of you and watch over you all.

Brenda Senn Sanders

So sorry for your loss. I pray for God's strength, comfort, and guidance for your entire family. May He wrap his arms around you and help you go on, when you don't think you can go on.

Fred & Sheila McSween

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and Gloria, may the LORD comfort you during these times.

Neva Watson

Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. May God give you peace and comfort now and in the days ahead. So very sorry for your loss. Neva Flowers Watson

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