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It was to be one of the finest retail establishments in Benton County. The Carpenter brothers planned to offer the usual: groceries, dry goods, furniture. But, there were other ways to make money...

To the back of the building they added what they called a "state of the art" mortuary. It promised full undertaking services, a chapel, modern embalming equipment. The structure would take up nearly an entire city block.

Screams of agony are heard... Terrifying apparitions are seen... And every Halloween season, Carpenter Brothers Mortuary re-opens for business. Stop in... They'd love to show you around.

It was to be one of the finest retail establishments in Benton County. The Carpenter brothers planned to offer the usual: groceries, dry goods, furniture. But, there were other ways to make money...

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