Mary Carpenter

Chamber of Commerce Bi-Monthly Luncheon Series to present ‘A Slow Come Back is Better Than Nothing’

April 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Mary Carpenter received so many cards in celebration of her 106th birthday, she has yet to find the time to open and read them all. The cards were an outpouring of love and best wishes from the Rockford community and her Rockford United Methodist Church family. Mary Carpenter receives hundreds of birthday cards in celebration of her 106th birthday [...]

Tiger fan celebrates 106th birthday

March 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL As you read this article, you will, in part, be celebrating lifelong Rockford resident Mary Carpenter’s 106th birthday. Mary Dunn Carpenter, born in 1904, will be an amazing 106 years old on Thursday, March 25. Mary Carpenter gives us all a goal to work toward as she nears her 106th birthday. Now residing at Bishop Hills Elder Care Community, [...]

Thank You

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

I would like to thank all the members of my family, the Rockford Methodist Church and the seniors at the Blythefield Home, for the many, many cards, presents and flowers you sent me for my (105th) birthday. It was my best birthday. Thank you so much, Mary [...]

Rockford resident celebrates 105th birthday

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

Childhood photo. Mary Carpenter. The Rockford Squire recognizes lifelong Rockford resident, Mary Carpenter, who celebrated her 105th birthday on Wednesday, March 25. Her church family at Rockford United Methodist Church asks everyone to remember her with a card (belated is fine).  Her address is: Bishop Hills, 4951 Eleven Mile Rd. #28, Rockford, MI 49341. The Rockford [...]