November 27, 1942 ~ October 29, 2019

Born in: Morristown, TN
Resided in: Arden, NC

Carolyn Klepper, 76, of Arden, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the Elizabeth House.

A native of Morristown, TN, she was a daughter of the late James and Amelia Taylor Senter.

Carolyn was an active member of Boiling Springs Baptist Church where she was a member of the Women of Faith Sunday school class and loved keeping the nursery. An avid camper, she enjoyed playing cards and quilting with her quilting group.

She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, James “Jim” Klepper; two daughters, Sonya Klepper-Johnes (Matt) of Hendersonville and Jamie Cate (Bryan) of Zirconia; a sister, Susie Maxson (Bill) of Morristown, TN; three grandchildren, Taylor Neblett, Graham Neblett and Ivy Cate as well as several cousins, nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Boiling Springs Baptist Church with Reverend Cody Sturgill and Reverend Phillip Luther officiating. Her family will receive friends at the church from 10:00-10:45 at the church prior to the service.

The family graciously asks that in lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Carolyn’s memory to Boiling Springs Baptist Church, 1291 Fanning Bridge Road, Fletcher, NC 28732.


Memorial Service: November 9, 2019 11:00 am

Boiling Springs Baptist Church
1291 Fanning Bridge Road
Fletcher, NC 28732


Visitation: November 9, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Boiling Springs Baptist Church
1291 Fanning Bridge Road
Fletcher, NC 28732


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  1. Jim and Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Carolyn was a precious lady and I know she will be missed greatly. Trust in the Lord to bring comfort to you.

  2. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Carolyn was an inspiration to me and a loving daughter in law to my Aunt Frances.

  3. So sorry for your loss, Carolyn was such a sweet and beautiful lady. We really enjoyed camping with you and have so many good memories. Keeping you in our prayers.

  4. Jim and Jamie. So sorry to hear about Carolyn. You all were good neighbors we have fond memories of your family. You are in our prayers for now and the days ahead.

  5. We are so sad to hear that Carolyn had passed away. Pete and I enjoyed being your neighbors several years ago. I used to visit Carolyn when I could, we sure did like to laugh together. She was a wonderful lady who was so talented at many things. I especially liked her beautiful curtains that she made. Jim, Sonya, and Jamie, We know you will miss her, but I’m sure you have so many great memories of her.May our Blessed Lord Jesus give you peace and comfort at this sad time.

  6. Sorry to hear that she has passed. We knpw that she is with the LORD now. I am in the same situation with Linda passing in January. I am praying for you durimg this time. Ollie

  7. I enjoyed Carolyn so much. She will be sadly missed in our Women of Faith Sunday School class at Boiling Springs Baptist Church. She loved to quilt and I enjoyed talking to her about quilting. So glad she is pain free and in Heaven with her Lord.

  8. Jim,
    I am so sorry for your loss. I always thought that you and Carolyn were a special couple. The love that you two shared was apparent whenever you were together. You were a match made in Heaven.
    We are praying for you and your family.

  9. Jim,
    So sorry to hear about Carolyn, but we know she is with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I will never forget how good she was to Chad and Katie. We love Carolyn and will never forget her.

  10. jimmy, so sorry for your loss..carolyn, a wonderful person, and you’ll a wonderful couple. i missed the obituary in
    the paper, just found out. if i can do anything to help, do not hesitate to call. judy

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