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Mary Dorena Cardell Dungan
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1923
Sweetwater
Nolan County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 2011
Arizona, USA

The 6th child of William Thomas Cardell and Ella Peacock Cardell. Wife of Carl Claude Wright (divorced) Harvey Pershing Clark (widowed) and William Dungan (widowed). Mother of deceased James Lee Wright, her only child.
Her quirky sense of humor endeared her to many. She loved a good joke.
She loved children and pets, altho she never had any other children of her own other than Jimmy Lee Wright. She loved her step=daughter, Natalie who was Harvey's from a precious marriage.
A sweet, generous, kind and lovely woman. She is dearly missed.
Mary's early life was spent following the crops from Texas and New Mexico with her parents. After she married Carl they lived in California while he was in the service and after their son Jimmie died, she came back to New Mexico where she married to Harvey about 1945-1946 or so. She later moved to Tucson with her husband Harvey, then after his death she married Bill, about 1956 or 1957 in Flagstaff, and later on they moved back to Kentucky where his family lived. After he died, Mary came back to Arizona where she spent her remaining days with her brothers and sisters. She never remarried.

Ashes given to family and interred in the McGovern plot along with her sisters Lola McGovern, Opal Humphrey and a niece, Janet DelGrego. Her brother, John Cardell and wife, Iva rests only a few yards from her.

Beloved sister of deceased siblings: Charles, Dock, Opal, John, Mildred, Muriel, Ursie, Billy, Lola and survived by another brother and two sisters.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Thomas Cardell (1886 - 1950)
  Ella Peacock Cardell (1892 - 1959)
 
 Spouses:
  Carl C Wright (1916 - 1983)
  William Carl Dungan (1914 - 1997)
  Harvey Pershing Clark (1919 - 1956)*
 
 Children:
  James Lee Wright (1944 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles T. Cardell (1914 - 1988)*
  Dock Shelton Cardell (1916 - 2011)*
  Opal Mae Cardell Humphrey (1918 - 2003)*
  John H Cardell (1920 - 2001)*
  Mildred Frances Cardell Caudill (1922 - 1969)*
  Mary Dorena Cardell Dungan (1923 - 2011)
  Lola Faye Cardell McGovern (1927 - 2014)*
  Ursie Uvalde Cardell (1932 - 1932)*
  Billy Marlin Cardell (1933 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Always In Our Hearts
 
Note: MEMORIAL STONE: Ashes given to family and intered in McGovern plot - Interred 1/29/2014
 
Burial:
Oracle Cemetery
Oracle
Pinal County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Nancy
Record added: Aug 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75091507
Mary Dorena <i>Cardell</i> Dungan
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Mary Dorena <i>Cardell</i> Dungan
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Mary Dorena <i>Cardell</i> Dungan
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- Nancy
 Added: Dec. 4, 2014
Another year has passed and I still miss you so much!
- Nancy
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014
Thinking of you and missingyou every day Aunt Mary. You will always be remembered!
- Nancy
 Added: Aug. 18, 2011
 
 
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