Drema M. Carpenter
Drema M. Carpenter
  • April 1, 1942 - October 25, 2016
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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Drema Mae Carpenter, 74 of Sissonville, WV, went home to be with the Lord on October 25th, 2016. She was born April 1, 1942 in Charleston WV, and was preceded in death by her late father and mother Arthur and Thelma Mcderment of Charleston; sister Rose Marie Means; brothers Jack; Jerry and Garylee Mcderment. Drema was a long time employee of Straits Dry Cleaners in Kanawha City.

Drema was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother. She had a kind and caring heart and was friendly to anyone she met. With an unselfish character, she often put others first and would help anyone in need. She was an amazing cook and loved to cook for her family and friends. She loved Gospel music and especially to sing in the church choir. She was a devoted Christian and faithfully attended and was a member of Union Valley Gospel Tabernacle Church.

She is survived by her son; Mike McCormick wife (Annette); daughters Kelley Carpenter husband (Randy); Nichole Beary husband (Jeffrey); grandchildren Drema Sue Tackett; Bambi Haynes; Randy Carpenter; Michelle Haynes; Mike Carpenter; Summer Jones; Canyon Beary; Willow Beary; Coral Beary; Oak Beary; 13 great grandchildren; Jessie; Taylor; Tyler; Chase; Rhianna; Zoe; Dylan; Keelin; Kaylee; Lake; Odin; Valcon and Ronin and a host of good friends.

Services will be conducted at 1:00 pm Saturday, October 29, 2016, at Union Valley Gospel Tabernacle Church in Sissonville, WV with visitation from noon until service time. Pastor Robert Legg and Rev. Roy Miles will be officiating. Burial service will follow at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens. Tyler Mountain Funeral Home is assisting the Carpenter family, online condolences may be made by visiting www.tylermountainfuneralhome.com.