Samuel Cartwright


Samuel Cartwright

Samuel Cartwright

Samuel M. Cartwright, 84, of Poseyville, Indiana, born to Dorris and Electia (West) Cartwright on November 11, 1929, in Granite City, Illinois, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
He graduated from Wadesville High School in 1947, was a member of Old Union Christian Church, near Poseyville. He retired from the insurance business in 2003.
Surviving are his wife of 64 years: Marilyn Jean (Martin) Cartwright, daughter Cathi Myers (David) of Terre Haute, Indiana; two sons Jeff Cartwright of Poseyville and Jack Cartwright (Gail) of Celestine, Indiana. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Rebecca Fishback (David) of Salem Ohio, Erin King (Jacob) of Terre Haute, Ind., Katie Hill (Nat) of Bloomington, Ind., Rachel Cartwright of Washington, Ind., Ely Cartwright (Lauren) of Wilmore, Ky., and Samuel Martin Cartwright of Evansville, Ind. Also surviving are five great-grandchildren; Caleb Fishback, Brooke Fishback, Avery King, Nathaniel Hill and David Samuel Hill.
Preceding him in death were his parents, a sister Riola Rankin and a brother George Cartwright. .
Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at Old Union Christian Church near Poseyville, Indiana with burial in the Poseyville Cemetery. Pastor Baret Fawbush officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 – 8 p.m., Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at Werry Funeral Home, Poseyville Chapel.
In Lieu of flowers Memorial Contributions may be made to: OLD UNION CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 10017 S. Highway 165, Poseyville, Indiana 47633
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family online at: www.werryfuneralhomes.com.

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