The Downtown Holiday Tour, featuring Old Town homes, lofts and work spaces in Harrisonburg, will be held from 1-5 p.m. Dec. 15.
Lettie Stickley shows colorful exuberance when describing Grand Caverns in Grottoes, using only two words to get her point across. “Absolutely beautiful,” she boasted. “It’s absolutely beautiful here.”
Donald Allen Carpenter, 66, of Crimora, passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 at Augusta Health.
Donald was born in Harrisonburg on May 14, 1946, and was a son of the late Max M. and Opal (Miller) Carpenter.
He retired from Pilgrim’s Pride in 2004, and was a member of Montezuma Church of the Brethren in Dayton. He served in the U.S. Army and was an active member of Staunton Elks and Staunton Eagles.
On Aug. 17, 1992 he was united in marriage to Kandis Boven, who survives.
Donald is also survived by two sons, Michael Carpenter of Craigsville and Jason Carpenter of Waynesboro; two brothers, Larry Carpenter of Dayton and John Carpenter of Charlottesville; and two grandsons, Aiden and Cade Carpenter.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012 at Johnson Funeral Service in Grottoes.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Fire & Rescue, P.O. Box 38, New Hope, VA 24469.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.johnsonfs.com