Moss Bluff- Ethel L. "Onie" Carpenter, 90, passed away October 19, 2012 in a local hospital.
She was a waitress for the Downtowner Restaurant. She loved to play bingo and spending time with her family and friends. She loved to serve others when she was able.
She is survived by her son, Jerry Don Carpenter and wife, Shooney of Scott, LA; daughters, Mary Ethel Carpenter of Moss Bluff and Betty Sue Little and husband, Percy of Bastrop, LA; brother, W. H. McCarty of Woodville, MS; 10 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, Tracy Travis Carpenter Jr., her parents, William and Mary Ethel Yeldell McCarty; her brothers, Wilbur McCarty and Jack McCarty, sisters, Merle Osborne and Mabel Herrington.
Her funeral will be 1pm, Monday, October 22, 2012 at Hixson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff. Visitation will begin Monday at 9am until time of service. Burial will be in Highland Memory Gardens. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.