Born in 1926 in Findlater SK, Jimmy was the son of Charles and Alma Carpentier. In 1930 the family moved to Little Smoky, AB to homestead, and in 1936 they moved to New Fish Creek. Jimmy and 3 of his brothers, Glen, Melvin, and Lloyd volunteered for service in WW II. He married Mary, and they had 6 children: Phillip, Debbie, Mary, Jane, Gregg, and Jamie. In March 2009, Jimmy died in Rocky Mountain House AB, at age 83.
Source: Where the Red Willow Grew pp. 418-420 Photos p. 419
AGS – Obituary Index