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Kristina L. Carpenter, 37, of Columbia City, died at 1:49 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011 at Parkview Whitley Hospital.
Born May 31, 1973, she was a daughter of Glen E. and Margaret M. (Carpenter) Scoles.She served in the Indiana National Guard.
Survivors include her mother; daughters, Britnee Ballard, Amber Billman and Kristlen Carpenter; son, Dustane Ballard; brothers, Gary Carpenter and Paul Carpenter; and granddaughter, Kaylyn Cameron.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday with funeral service beginning at 2 p.m. at Demoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Dr., Columbia City. Pastor Jason Tash of New Hope Wesleyan will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the final expense account, c/o DeMoney-Grimes Funeral home or to the Carpenter Children. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. To sign the guest register or send the family a condolence, visit www.demoneygrimes.com.