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Wanda Smith Carpenter

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“Tom and Ramona, Words can not express the sorrow that is felt when loosing a very special person like Wanda. She was dearly loved and will be...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Norma Harris - Bloomingdale, OH

“sorry ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: bobby howcroft - Steubenville, OH

“So sorry for the loss of your loved one. I knew Otis and Edgar when I was in high school and Edgar was married to a friend of mine, Linda Williams...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Natalie Johnston Doty - OH

“Very sorry for your loss of a great woman. She will truly be missed, but am sure that heaven is now truly a better place with her presence there. ...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Kenny Greer - Trenton, OH

“A beautiful woman from a fantastic family. I remember Aunt Wanda from so many family reunions and Christmases at PaPa Rushs' house in New...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Shari Miller - Toronto, OH

“Wanda was my grandmother. From what i know and remember of her she was wonderful. She's in a better place now looking down on all of us. She'll...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Dawn Eltringham - OH

“My sympothy goes out to the family. She was a good woman Loving Kind and caring. I will miss her. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Dawn Eltringham - OH

“From what i knew of wanda she was a good wonderful woman. She will be missed. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Dawn Eltringham - OH

“My deepest heartfelt sympathies goes out to Wanda's family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. It was a pleasure to have known her. She...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Norma (Eltringham) Harris - OH

“What a blessing to the family. We will miss you but we know you are in heaven. What a reunion in heaven with grandma and mommy. I love you. I will...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Diana wade - Proctor, WV

“Aunt Wanda was a very special lady. I can remember alot of good times and PawPaw and Grandma Rush's house. She will be greatly missed. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Karen Rector Maguire - Wheeling, WV

“There are not words to discribe how much I cared for Wanda. When I went to work one of the first poeple I had to see was Wanda. Her love of God and...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Tammy Sagun - Steubenville, OH

“Dear Tom, Our deepest sympathies to you on the passing of your mother. you will be in our thoughts and prayers. Patrick Dale & Ellen (Grafton)...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Ellen Grafton Swickard - Toronto, OH

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Wanda L. Smith Carpenter � age 83 � of State Route 213 Steubenville (Pleasant Hill), Ohio passed away Sunday � September 27, 2009 at the Trinity Medical Center � West Steubenville. She was born November 15, 1915 in New Martinsville, West Virginia the daughter of the late John and Lucy Trader Rush. Wanda is a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and the Women�s Missionary Union of the Church. She had been employed by the former Speaker�s Grocery Store � Pleasant Hill, Ohio Wanda was preceded in death by: Parents / former husband William G. Judge, Sr. / second husband Edward Smith / third husband Russell T. Carpenter / daughter � Ramona McMannis / son � Mark David Smith / brothers � John and Edgar Rush / sisters � Hilda Whiteman and Oleva Rush Her survivors are: Sons: William Judge, Jr. and wife Janet of Scio, Ohio Thomas Judge and wife Colleen of Johnstown, Ohio Thomas Smith of Scio, Ohio Brothers: Otis Rush and wife Glenda of Proctor, West Virginia Kenneth Rush and wife Nellie of Weirton, West Virginia Paul Rush and wife Theresa of New Martinsville, West Virginia Sisters: Lois Lawrence of Sardis, Ohio Glenda Sue Ames and husband Don of Naples, Florida Dianna Wade and husband Roger of Proctor, West Virginia Many grandchildren and many great grandchildren Friends and family will gather for visitation Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 at the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church � 2305 State Route 213 � Steubenville (Pleasant Hill). There will be additional visitation Thursday from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. at the church. A celebration service of Wanda�s life will be held Thursday � October 1st 12:00 P.M. noon at the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Pastor Tommy Mills officiating. Burial will follow at the Island Creek Cemetery State Route 213 and County Road 46 � Toronto. Memorial contributions in memory of Wanda may be made to the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Women�s Missionary Union � 2305 State Route 213 � Steubenville, OH 43952 Arrangements are entrusted to the Clarke Funeral Home � 302 Main St. � Toronto. 740-537-1234 or 800-588-1446 To view the obituary, sign the guest register or send condolences to the family � go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com

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