AMerican Veteran 11

David A. Cartwright, Sr.

April 11, 1944 ~ November 19, 2019 (age 75)

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Mr. David Allen Cartwright Sr., 75, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on November 19, 2019. He was born in Wheeling, WV, on April 11, 1944. David was a Vietnam veteran in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a member of American Legion Post #159 and Marine Corps League  C#518
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Cartwright; parents, Harold and Dorothy Cartwright; sister, Mary Elizabeth; and brothers, William Cartwright, Edward Cartwright, and John Cartwright. 
Survivors include his children Rodney, Harold, David, Perry, and Cynthia; his sister, Dorothy Grimm; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.

Visitation in Tennessee was held on Friday at the Chattanooga Funeral Home North Chapel in Hixson. Local visitation will be held Monday, November 25, 2019 from 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. in the Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home at Sherrodsville. A graveside service, officiated by Rev. John Grimm will be held immediately following the visitation in the Leavittsville Cemetery in Leavittsville, OH,  where military honors will be presented by the Carroll County Combined Units of the V.F.W., American Legion, and the D.A.V.  To leave an online condolence message or memory of David, please visit the funeral home website


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November 25, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home
7345 Roswell Road S.W.
Sherrodsville, Ohio 44675

Graveside Service
November 25, 2019

1:30 PM
Leavittsville Cemetery
Caddy and Antigua Roads
Leavittsville, Ohio 44675

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