A funeral service for Wayne Cartwright, age 68, of Neches, is scheduled at 2 o'clock in the afternoon Saturday, September 10, 2016, at First Baptist Church in Neches with Bro. David Dixon officiating. Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.
He will be laid to rest at Neches Cemetery.
Mr. Cartwright passed away Monday, September 5, 2016, in Palestine.
Wayne was born May 15, 1948, in Lufkin to George and Virgie Bell (Sharp) Cartwright.
He was member of First Baptist Church in Neches.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Anne Giamonna and brother, Charles Cartwright.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Johnnie Cartwright of Neches; stepfather, Mike Wanless of Jacksonville; sons, John Cartwright and wife Stacy of Victoria; Michael Cartwright and wife Toi of Neches. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin on Friday, September 9, 2016, and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 6 to 8 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Pallbearers are Glenn Hamilton, Pete Betts, Rob Lee, Kenneth Jackson, Kevin Davenport and George Simmons.
Published on September 7, 2016