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John Read Cardwell
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1908
Franklin County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 9, 1967
Franklin County
Kentucky, USA

John was the son of Thomas Allen Cardwell and Martha Lapsley Read. He married Virginia Newell Pierce on May 3, 1934, and they were the parents of three children.

The State Journal, Frankfort, Kentucky:

"John Read Cardwell, 59, a resident of Pea Ridge Road, was killed accidently October 9, 1967 while working at the Old Granddad Distillery on Georgetown Road. He was an employee of the Dreyer-Whitehead & Goedecke Company.

Born in Franklin County, Kentucky, August 11, 1908, he was a member of the First Presbyterian Church.

Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Virginia Pierce Cardwell; two sons, John Read Cardwell Jr. of Hialeah, Florida and Cecil Carroll Cardwell of Frankfort; one daughter, Mrs. John Douglas Rice of Frankfort; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Russell Baldwin of Louisville; four sisters, Mrs. S. E. Kendrick of Louisville, Mrs. Edgar Leathers Sr., Mrs. Robert F. Pulliam and Mrs. Earl Pacey, all of Frankfort; three brothers, Alfred Cardwell of Sellersburg, Indiana, and P.D. and Lapsley Cardwell, both of Frankfort and two grandchildren.

The body is at Rogers Funeral Home where friends may call Tuesday. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Woodford County, Kentucky."
Family links: 
  Thomas Allen Cardwell (1879 - 1961)
  Martha Lapsley Read Cardwell (1872 - 1965)
  William Edgar Cardwell (____ - 1965)*
  Thomas Allen Cardwell (1905 - 1945)*
  John Read Cardwell (1908 - 1967)
  Peter Dodridge Cardwell (1911 - 1990)*
  Julia Arnold Cardwell Pacey (1914 - 2007)*
  James Lapsley Cardwell (1916 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum
Woodford County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Deb Redmon
Record added: Jun 02, 2012
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John Read Cardwell
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John Read Cardwell
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