Clifford Dale Carpenter, 82, of Marietta, passed on Tuesday (April 9, 2013) at The Arbors.
He was born Sept. 21, 1931, in Marietta, a son of Clifford D. Carpenter and Katherine I. Carpenter.
He attended Marietta High School and was a member of the Newport Baptist Church. He was in the National Guard and the United States Army.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Ella M. Stephens and W. Wayne Stephens; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Carl Carpenter; and an infant brother, Dale Carpenter.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday (April 12, 2013) at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home. Burial will follow in East Lawn Memorial Park in Reno, Ohio. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday (April 11, 2013) from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m.