|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1953|
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 2012|
ABINGDON - Maurice D. Cartee, 58, Abingdon, died at 9:20 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2012, at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.
Maurice was born in Niles, Mich., on Aug. 26, 1953, the son of Aubrey Chester and Helen (Upton) Cartee. He is survived by his soul mate, Debra Cartee of Abingdon; a daughter, Brandi Cartee of Abingdon; a brother, Arthur G. Cartee of Galesburg; and two sisters, Ellen "Charline" Parrigan and Angela Mendez, both of Galesburg. He also is survived by one grandson, Tomas D. Foutch. He was preceded in death by his parents, Aubrey Chester Cartee and Helen Mathis; and one brother.
Maurice served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He had been active in tae kwon do. He loved making things with his hands, especially carpentry, a trait his Mom instilled in him. He was of Pentecostal faith.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, March 9, 2012, at Watson Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the family. Visit www.watsonfh.net to share condolences.
Published in The Register-Mail on March 7, 2012
Aubrey Chester Cartee (1928 - 1960)
Helen J Upton Mathis (1934 - 2012)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Times Up
Record added: Mar 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86352535
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