Monday, January 27, 2014 — Lena Ross Avett Carpenter, 94, of Norwood, died Jan. 26, 2014. Funeral: 2 p.m. Jan. 31, 2014, First United Methodist Church, Norwood. Burial: Porter Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
The family requests memorials be made to: Stanly Community Christian Ministry, PO Box 58, Albemarle, NC 28001.
Online condolences: edwardsfuneralhomes.com.