Allen “Groover” Fitzgerald Carpenter, 49, died Feb. 25, 2013, in Bangkok, Thailand. Formerly of Cabot, he had lived in Bangkok since 1986.
He is survived by his wife, Taow and his two sons Richard Allen and David Alexander Carpenter, which all remain in Bangkok. He is preceded in death by his mother, Eldean and his older brother Richard Dean Carpenter.
He is survived by his father Richard Allen; his older sister Elizabeth Ann; and his two older brothers, Terry Wayne and David Byron Carpenter. Allen was a member of the Cabot High School class of 1984.
A memorial service will be held at 2:30 pm Saturday April 5, 2014, at Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home, 700 N. 2nd Street, Cabot, Arkansas.
The family will receive friends to celebrate his life immediately following the memorial service at 5007 Briskell Drive, Cabot. Directions will be available at the service. In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted for his family in Thailand.