On January 6, 2014, Elaine Ramone Carpenter, 65, was called home. Elaine was born August 22, 1948, in Searcy, Arkansas. She was a living testament of God’s love and mercy.

Elaine is survived by her son Eddy (JoAnna) Carpenter of Lonoke; stepson Les Carpenter of Lonoke; grandchildren Edi Carpenter of Jacksonville, Justin Carpenter and Nicholas Carpenter of Lonoke; great-granddaughter Harper Summers of Jacksonville; her mother Virginia Roe of Lonoke, sister Evelyn Lenard of Austin; brother Jimmie (Shelia) Johnson of Lonoke; sister Jannie (Ron) Anderson of North Little Rock, as well as many much loved extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Jimmie Johnson of Indiana; step-father, Edward Roe; step-son, Jeffrey Carpenter; and brother, Jerry Johnson all of Lonoke. Family received friends Friday 6-8 pm at Boyd Funeral Home, Lonoke.

Funeral Services were held 1:00 pm Saturday, January 11, 2014, at Boyd Chapel with interment following in Lonoke Cemetery.