Bradford Bridges Carpenter, age 88 passed away Thursday Dec. 8, 2016 in the Sumner Regional Hospital.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Clay & Bessie Overstreet Carpenter; daughters, Audrey Reed & Darlene Smotherman; son, Bobby Carpenter; brothers, Haskel Carpenter, & Jimmy Carpenter; grandson, Jeff Mangrum.
Survived by wife of 46 years, Katie Carpenter; son, Robert(Charlene) Whited; daughter, Karen Brock; 3 grandchildren & numerous great grandchildren; a special thank you to the staff of Sumner Regional Hospital in Gallatin, TN.
Mr. Carpenter was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church and a retired butcher with Dixie Foods in Lewisburg, TN.
Visitation was held on Sunday Dec. 11 from 2 to 5 p.m. and Monday Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. until funeral service at 11 a.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel.
Bro. Glenn Denton officiated the services.
Interment was at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Friends and family served as active pallbearers.
Partlow Funeral Chapel, (615) 444-7007, www.partlowchapel.com.