Barbara E. Carpenter

September 18, 1939 ‒ July 09, 2012

Pataskala formerly of Mount Vernon, Ohio

Barbara E. Carpenter, age 72, of Pataskala formerly of Mount Vernon passed away on Monday morning, July 9, 2012 in Pataskala. She was born on September 18, 1939 in McConnellsville, daughter of the late Paul and Anna (Snyder) Erwin.

Barb was a homemaker for the Morrow County Senior Center. She was a member of the Trinity Assembly of God.

Barb is survived by sons, Forrest (Pearl) Sollar of Mansfield and Richard (Louise) Sollar of Fredericktown; six grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren; brothers, Jerome (Karen) Erwin of New Hampshire and George (Mary Ann) Erwin of Columbus; caretaker, Jeanie Welty and longtime friends, Charlotte and Lacy Marcum.

In addition to her parents, Barb was preceded in death by her first husband, Forrest Sollar; her second husband, Carl Carpenter; a daughter, Rose Marie Sollar; and brothers, Leo and Phillip Erwin.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Rd., Mount Vernon, where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 13, 2012. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Barbara E. Carpenter.