Virginia Carpenter

   A funeral was held on Nov. 4, 2008 in Wilhelm's Portland Memorial 
Funeral Home for Virginia May Carpenter, who died Oct. 30 at age 89.

   Virginia May Parker was born on Oct. 19,191, in Harvey, Iowa. She 
moved to Portland in the early 1940s. She and her husband owned Buena 
Vista Care Home in Oregon City. She moved to Prineville in 1976. In 
1945, she married Napoleon "Ted" Carpenter; he died in 1986.

   Survivors include her daughters, Twyla Stephens and Sharon McKinney; 
two grandchildren, Matthew Stephens and LaVeda Stephens; and two great-

   Remembrances to Prineville Assembly of God Church.