Name: May (Burrell) Carpenter
From: The Wellsboro Gazette, Wellsboro,
Date: Thursday, July 3, 1918
Mrs. Carpenter was born July 4, 1863 in Chatham where she spent her whole life. She was a kind neighbor and friend to all in need.
She is survived, besides her husband, by two sons, Lee and Glen, both at home; by her aged mother, Mrs. Olive Burrell, one sister, Mrs. A. H. Rice, one brother, W. R. Burrell, and a host of relatives and friends.
Mrs. Carpenter's last sickness was of only a few days duration. She was taken to the Blossburg Hospital Tuesday last in hopes of help but in vain. She died Friday morning.