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James Carpenter

Ottumwa, Iowa

March 3, 1951 - May 15, 2024

James Carpenter Obituary

James W. Carpenter, 73, of Ottumwa, died 2:02 p.m. May 15, 2024 at MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center.

He was born March 3, 1951 in Ottumwa to Paul and Artie Campbell Carpenter.

A 1969 graduate of Ottumwa High School, he enjoyed collecting antiques, being outdoors, dancing in his younger years and especially enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Surviving is his nephew, Andrew (Brenda) Carpenter of Ottumwa.

He was preceded in death by his parents; 3 brothers, Jerry Carpenter, Gary Wayne Carpenter and Larry Carpenter; and his beloved dog, Sammy.

His body has been cremated and a time to celebrate his life will be at a later date.

Inurnment will be in Ottumwa Cemetery.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of James Carpenter hosted by Reece Funeral Home.

James W. Carpenter, 73, of Ottumwa, died 2:02 p.m. May 15, 2024 at MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center.

He was born March 3, 1951 in Ottumwa to Paul and Artie Campbell Carpenter.

A 1969 graduate of Ottumwa High School, he enjoyed collecting antiques, being outdoors, dancing in his younger years and especially enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Surviving is his nephew, Andrew (Brenda) Carpenter of Ottumwa.

He was preceded in death by his parents; 3 brothers, Jerry Carpenter, Gary Wayne Carpenter and Larry Carpenter; and his beloved dog, Sammy.

His body has been cremated and a time to celebrate his life will be at a later date.

Inurnment will be in Ottumwa Cemetery.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of James Carpenter hosted by Reece Funeral Home.

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