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 James Clifford Cartwright, Sr

James Clifford Cartwright, Sr

Bruceton Mills, Preston County, West Virginia, USA
Death 3 Jun 2013 (aged 81)
Grafton, Taylor County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Preston County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 111817327 · View Source
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Times West Virginian 06/05/2013

James Clifford Cartwright Sr., 81, of Arthurdale, formerly of Newburg, passed away Monday (June 3, 2013) at Rosewood Nursing Home with family by his side.

He was born Oct. 12, 1931, in Bruceton Mills, son of the late Lorenzo Wayne and Mary Belle Caton Cartwright.

Clifford's family was one of the first homesteaders of Arthurdale. He worked for the Local Union No. 152 Plumber and Pipefitters with more than 30 years of service.

Clifford loved his grandchil­dren, hunting, fishing, gardening and his special dog, Sandy. He was a proud lifetime member of the Local No. 152 Union in Morgantown.

Clifford is survived by two sons, James Clifford Cartwright Jr. and companion Sue Bolyard of Birdscreek, and Paul Wayne Cartwright and wife Tina of Fairmont; three granddaughters, Sherri Vazquez and husband Jose of Grafton, April Cartwright and companion Thomas J. Shahan of Tunnelton, and Angel Cartwright Lynskey and husband Adam of Columbus, Ohio; seven great­grandchildren, Andre, Alex, Tyra, Bella, Colton, Peyton and Ashley; three sisters, Geneva Poe of Oklahoma City, Iris Hart and husband Dennis of Masontown, and Joyce Howard of Pittsburgh; one brother-in­law, John Nines and wife Sybil of Mentor; and several special nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Clifford was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Ann Cartwright, on April 1, 2013; three sisters, Margaret Lowdermilk, Evelyn Cartwright and Ellen Simeral; and three brothers, Irvin Cartwright, Robert Cartwright and Ronnie Cartwright.

Family and friends will be received at Bolyard Funeral Home, 79 Morgantown Ave., Newburg, from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. with Pastor Robert Anderson and Pastor Carl Trickett officiating. Interment will follow at the Arthurdale Cemetery.

Memorial donation can be made in Clifford's memory to the Hospice Care, P.O. Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520.

Online condolences can be sent or sympathy gifts ordered at m.




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  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
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