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Dorothy R. Faith

Dorothy R. Faith Dorothy R. Faith

Dorothy Ruth Faith, 89, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, in Corydon.

Born Dec. 12, 1929, in Anderson, she was the daughter of the late Carnie and Bessie Baxter Carpenter.

She was a homemaker, loved sewing and playing the organ and was a past member of Crandall United Methodist Church.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Theodore D. Faith III; a sister, Catherine Maureen Bartman; and a brother, Robert Daniel Carpenter.

Survivors include her husband of more than 70 years, Ted Faith; a brother, Cornelis Mark Carpenter of New Albany; a nephew, Ronald Wayne Barkman (Christine); a niece, Janet Kay Barkman; six grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation: Thursday, Oct. 31, from 3 to 8 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 1, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.

Funeral: Friday, Nov. 1, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Kraft Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.

Pallbearers: Michael Faith Sr., Bruce Faith, William Faith, Michael Faith Jr., Austin Faith and Bryon Faith.