Name:   Emma (Van Dyke) Carpenter

From:  The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Date:  Wednesday, November 11, 1925

Mrs. Emma Carpenter, 72 years, wife of Everett Carpenter of Little Marsh, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Murdock, at Horseheads, N.Y., Friday evening, Nov. 6, following an illness of several weeks.  She was a member of the Little Marsh M .E. church where she had lived nearly all her life.

She is survived by her husband and five children -- Mrs. Rufus Owlett of Middlebury, Mrs. John Murdock of Horseheads, Mrs. John Reynolds of Little Marsh, Mrs. Samuel Spurgeon of Mansfield, and Neil Carpenter of Little Marsh, Pa.

The funeral was Monday, burial in the Middlebury Union cemetery, Rev. Mr. Willis officiated. Mrs. Carpenter's sons-in-law acted as pallbearers.