Dorothy Nell Carpenter

Dorothy “Dot” Nell Ivy Carpenter, 91, of Crossett, passed away on May 20, 2019.

She was a resident of Crossett since 1955 and worked as a loan officer at Georgia Pacific Employees Federal Credit Union when it had only three employees.

Mrs. Carpenter was born on February 12, 1928 in Lufkin, Texas and was the daughter of the late Drucilla McCall Ivy and James Ivy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, S.J. Carpenter; a son, Jamie Carpenter and a brother, James Ivy.

Survivors are a son, Robert Jay Carpenter; daughter, Jan Matteson; six grandchildren, Jessica Carpenter, Mike Carpenter, Barbie Townsend (Billy), Jamie Wallesch, Andy Matteson, and Daniel Matteson; three great-grandchildren, Jesse Harrington (Brittani), Adam Townsend and Luke Wallesch and a host of friends and loved ones.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 21, at 3 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m., one hour prior to the service. Keith Boseman will officiate. Interment will be at Pinewood Memorial Park.