August 29, 1956 ~ October 13, 2019 (age 63)


Howard Joseph Cartwright 

Howard Joseph Cartwright, 63, of Shellman, GA passed away Oct. 13, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services will be conducted 4:00 PM Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019 at the Rehoboth Baptist Church near Shellman with the Rev. Cathy Taylor officiating.

Mr. Cartwright was born August 29, 1956 in McRae, GA the son of the late Howard and Lavine Pitts Cartwright. He was a graduate of Telfair County High School in McRae and graduated from Georgia Southwestern University with an Associate’s Degree in nursing. He was a Registered Nurse with the Georgia Department of Community Health and was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include his wife, Sherri Smith Cartwright of Shellman, a son, Cory Joseph (Micele) Cartwright of Florence, KY; a sister, Janice Coleman (Mac) of McRae, GA and 1 grandchild, Aurora Stern.

Visitation will be 6:00 until  8:00 PM Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 at Lunsford Funeral Home.

Family ask that those wishing to make donations, make them to Affinis Hospice 507 N. Jefferson St. Albany, GA. 31701

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Cuthbert, Ga.


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October 15, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lunsford Funeral Home
54 Court St.
Cuthbert, Georgia 39840

Funeral Service
October 16, 2019

4:00 PM
Rehoboth Baptist Church
Hwy 82 East
Shellman, GA 39886

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