CARPENTER, Charles E. - Birch Run, MI, age 66, passed away Thursday morning,
March 6, 1975 at St. Joseph Hospital, Flint. Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Saturday,
March 8 from Klein-Krauss Funeral Home, Birch Run, Rev. Burton Jones officiating. Burial in Flint
Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 7PM this evening. Those who
so desire may make memorials to the Birch Run Baptist Church. Mr. Carpenter was born in Gladwin,
Michigan, December 27, 1908 and had lived in Birch Run the past 30 years. He married Saloma Cissna,
May 26, 1942 in Flint. He was a member of the Birch Run Baptist Church, a veteran of WWII and a
member of the Birch Run Senior Citizens. he was employed by Buick Motor Division for 35 years,
retiring in 1969. Surviving are wife, Saloma, 2 sons, Bennie Bolser of Atlanta, Michigan and Edwin
Carpenter of Mayville; 6 grandchildren; 1 brother, Glenn Carpenter of Higgins Lake; 1 sister, Mrs.
Myrtle Phillips of Flint.