Ray Carpenter- February 1, 2020

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Raymond (Ray) Edward Carpenter, 64, of Kingsland passed away Saturday afternoon (February 1, 2020) at Southeast Georgia Health Systems of Camden after his long time battle with lung disease. Ray was born March 1st, 1955 in San Diego, California to the late Arthur Almon Carpenter and Norma Jean Johnson Carpenter. Ray was a devoted, hard-working, loving father and mentor that inspired many. Ray was a subject matter expert on operating powered industrial trucks and spent many years instructing others on how to operate them at Trident Refit Facility before retiring at the age of 60.

He enjoyed scuba diving in deep waters, trips to the Kennedy Space Center where he enjoyed viewing his father’s contributions to NASA, and rocking out to The Doors and Led Zeppelin in his free time.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Jean Clardy Carpenter and sister, Kathleen Thorn.

Ray is survived by his daughters; Brandi Eggebrecht and Sara Terrio(husband Scott Terrio) Son; Scott Carpenter. Grandchildren; Brandin Carpenter, Norman Terrio, Ramsey Terrio, Raymond Carpenter, William Carpenter, Aubree Hudson; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Allison Memorial Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

One thought on “Ray Carpenter- February 1, 2020

  1. Roger Whicker

    We will miss you Rainman more than most will know. You was knowledgeable person I knew of history of WWII. You was also the best spray painter I ever worked with. As I told you many times it was enjoyable watching you work. You were talented. I will miss our talks and your quirky sense of humor. I sincerely miss you. I love you man.

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