Scott R. Carpenter, 42, of Anderson, went to be with the Lord after a courageous battle against ALS on Jan. 4,2013, at his residence. He was born on March 18, 1970, in Anderson, and resided most of his life in Anderson.
Scott graduated from Madison Heights High School, and earned his associates degree from Lincoln Technical Institute. He was a supervisor for ELSA Corporation.
Scott was a board member and little league baseball coach with Brooklyn Little League for many years. He loved spending time with his family, sporting events, and attending Lapel Basketball, and little league games. He played several years with the Faith Assembly of God Softball and Basketball teams, and enjoyed working on cars, and playing practical jokes.
A special thank you to the community of Lapel for all of their love and support for helping us through this journey.
Scott is survived by his loving spouse, whom he married April 13, 1996, Brandi (Nevin) Carpenter; son, Triston S. Carpenter; sons, Bryce R. Carpenter and Matthew D. Carpenter, all of Anderson; parents, Richard and Judy (Robinson) Carpenter of Anderson; brother, Michael (Jasmine) Carpenter of Anderson; sister, Michelle Diane Carpenter of Anderson; mother in-law, Deborah Nevin of Anderson; brother in-law, Shawn (Nikki) Nevin of Anderson; sister in-law, Ashley Nevin of Anderson; grandparents, Lyle W. Carpenter, Opal M Robinson; several special aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Betty (Schell) Carpenter, and William C. Robinson; and father in-law, C. David Nevin.
Visitation was held from 4 - 8 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd St. Service was held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, with Pastor Scott Tischler officiating. Burial will take place at Grovelawn cemetery in Pendleton.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Lapel High School Athletic Fund, and the Lapel Little League.