Dorothy Marie Carpenter, 95, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, passed away on December 19th, 2019, in Tulsa. She was born on March 1st, 1925 to Oliver and Edna (Bankston) Spencer in Tulsa.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter Lee Carpenter, Jr.; her sister, Thelma Shank; her brother, Earl C. Spencer; and her maternal and paternal grandparents.
Dorothy worked as a life insurance clerk, and enjoyed spending her free time quilting and reading, and made time to see her family.
She is survived by her son, Arthur Carpenter, of Thousand Oaks, California; her grandchildren, Christney Carpenter-Raines of Pasadena, California and Courtney Orum of Eden, Utah; and great-grandchildren Spencer Raines (child of Christney) and Jack and Lindsey Orum (children of Courtney).
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, December 26th, 2019, at 2:00 PM at Clinton Oaks Cemetery in West Tulsa.
Arrangements are entrusted to Heath-Griffith Funeral Home of Tulsa.
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