Reynolds Thomas "Tom" Carpenter, 86, of Grove, OK, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2021 in Tulsa, OK. Viewing 11 am to 1 pm Friday, November 12, 2021 at Headley Funeral Chapel. Graveside service 2 p.m. Friday, November 12, 2021, at Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta, KS. Those attending should use the 12th Street entrance. Tom was born in Clay Center, Kansas on November 23, 1934, to the late Laura Elizabeth (Rummel) and Reynolds Duane Carpenter. He worked as a fireman most of his life. He was preceded in death by his wife, Genise (Payton) Carpenter. Tom is survived by a son, Tommy Carpenter.