Where Are The People Now?
To the best of my knowledge, the following is where the kids and other people in this story are today.
Chop Carter - Died in about 2004 from a bad heart.
J.D. Weant - Died in a knife fight in Tucson about in 1967.
Phyllis - Died in a car wreck in about 1989.
Melissa Brock - Died in about 1956.
Norman Weant - Died in about 1985.
Harold Weant - Died one day apart from his brother Norman.
Cousin Jack Carpenter - Died in about 2012.
Cousin Bill Carpenter - Living in Appleton City, Mo.
Cousin Eva Carpenter - Living in Ponca City, Oklahoma.
Cousin Wanda Carpenter - Living in Kansas City, Mo.
Uncle Leslie Carpenter - Died in about 1954.
Uncle Murlin Carpenter - Died in about 1992
Aunt Jessie Carpenter - Died in about 2013
Grandma Carpenter - Died in about 1966.
Cousin Bob Lundy - Died in about 1992
Aaron Weant - Died in about 1960.
Goldie Weant - Died in about 1985.
My parents - Dad died in 1979, my Mother in 2005.
Sister Vickie - Living in Aurora, Mo.
The Down's Syndrome Daughter - Died in 1953.
R.V. Bean - Died in about 1984.
Mary Ellen Moore - Whereabouts unknown.
Peggy Baumgartner - Last I heard, living happily with a good husband, somewhere.
Me, Tip Coleman - Living with my sweet wife Erline in Tucson, Az.
The whereabouts of many un-named others are unknown.