Augusta, GA – Catherine “Cat” Carpenter, 84, wife of the late, George Harold Carpenter, Sr., entered into rest Friday, April 20, 2012 at Select Specialty Hospital Hospital .
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 11:00 AM from the graveside in Hillcrest Memorial Park with the Reverend Danny McClure officiating.
Mrs. Carpenter was a native and lifelong resident of the Augusta area and had attended Dearing School where she played basketball and she was a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith and had attended both Silver Run and Powell Baptist Churches.
Mrs. Carpenters family said she had a green thumb and could grow anything, she was a great mother and a super grandmother, and that she loved the Atlanta Braves and coconut cake.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Harold and Carolyn Carpenter; sisters, Elizabeth Adams and Faye Kitchens; grandson, Brandon Carpenter; step-grandchildren, Blythe Atkinson, Christi Epps and Chad Epps; as well as one great grandchild, Mayson Atkinson.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, from 9:30 until 10:30 AM, at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill RD , Augusta , GA 30906 .