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Joann Lowe Carpenter

Feb 21, 2020 08:51AM

Joann Lowe Carpenter

CHERRYVILLE – Mrs. Joann Lowe Carpenter, 80, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020.

Joann was born on Jan. 28, 1940 in Lincoln County, N.C., a daughter of the late Mack Coleman Lowe and Annie Jones Lowe. She was a homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church in Cherryville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Jerry Carpenter; four brothers; and two sisters.

Survivors include her son, Alan Carpenter and wife, Stephanie of Dallas; two daughters, Donna Mellon and husband Ronnie of Vale, and Marsha Griffith and

husband Eric of Cherryville; a brother, Roy Lee Lowe; three sisters, Edith Garris, and Goldie Bryant, all of West Palm Beach, FL; and a sister, Effie Tyre of Holiday, FL; and four grandchildren.

Visitation was from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m., on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 at Stamey – Cherryville Funeral Home.

A celebration of life service was held at 3 p.m., on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 at Stamey – Cherryville Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Zack Christy officiating.

Burial was in City Memorial Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 601 N. Pink St., Cherryville, NC, 28021.

A guest register is available at

Stamey – Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service serving the family of Mrs. Carpenter.