Calvin Eugene Carpenter, 71

Published 1:48 pm Monday, July 26, 2021

Calvin Eugene Carpenter

1949 – 2021

Calvin Eugene Carpenter, 71, died July 24, 2021, in Perryville, Kentucky. Born December 14, 1949, in Stanford, he was the son of the late John Alford and Viola Yvonne Joseph Carpenter. Calvin served in the United States Army in Vietnam. He was a welder at Donaldson Muffler / Air Filter Systems. Calvin enjoyed fishing and working in his yard. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his sister, Brenda Gayle Carpenter and brother, John Alford “Al” Carpenter, Jr.

Calvin is survived by his wife Roxce S. Carpenter; two daughters, Jennifer Carpenter of Clinton, Oklahoma, Trina Clarkson (Ronnie); three sons, Chris Carpenter, Doug Carpenter, Andy Horton; ten grandchildren, Katie Young (Joel), Nicholas Gere, Nicole Gere, Devin Carpenter, Donavon Carpenter, BreAnn Carpenter, Amelia Carpenter, Brookelynn Richardson, Kelsey Townsend, Joseph Kyle Clarkson; six great grandchildren, Brighton Smith, Kylian Young, Sheldon Young, Christina Young, Lilliana Gere and Corbin Smith.

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The funeral service will be 3pm, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Stith Funeral Home in Junction City. Rev. Tim Mathis will officiate. Visitation will be 1pm – 3pm, prior to service, at the funeral home. Please sign the online guestbook and send a Hugs from Home at