HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Hugh H. Cartwright, 93, of Madisonville, Ky passed away at 9 a.m. on Monday, January 28, 2013 at his nieces home in Georgetown, KY.

He was born on July 10, 1919 in Rochester, KY to the late Archer Cartwright and Sibble Hartis Cartwright. He was a United States Army Veteran serving during World War II. He loved music and was the bass singer in the Cartwright Brothers Quartet. He was retired as a night watchman with the Kentucky Department of Transportation and was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church where he served as a deacon.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Keever Cartwright, J.D. Cartwright and Warren Cartwright.

He is survived by his God chosen daughters, Leah (Aaron) Cartwright Sander of Georgetown, KY and Lisa (Jim) Brennan of Houston, TX; two sisters, Sylvia Cartwright of Rabbit Ridge, KY and Lois Finson of Madisonville; his brother, Wayne Cartwright of El Paso, TX; several nieces and nephews; and two special girls in his life, Abbott Renfro and Hollyn Renfro of Georgetown, KY.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, February 1, 2013 at Pleasant View Baptist Church in Madisonville with Rev. Terry Chaney officiating and Rev. Kerry Smith and Rev. Laddie Pride assisting.Military honors will be conducted graveside by 101st Airborne Division Ft. Campbell, KY and Hopkins County Honor Guard. Burial to follow in Grapevine Cemetery in Madisonville.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday at Harris Funeral Home and from 9 a.m. until the funeral hour Friday at Pleasant View Baptist Church.

Pallbearers will be Aaron Sander, Mikel Cartwright, Jeff Cartwright, Donnie Cartwright, Jud Cartwright and Jake Cartwright.

Memorial contributions may be made to pleasant View Baptist Church and Hospice of the Bluegrass 1317 U.S. Hwy 626 Cynthiana, KY 41031. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

On line condolences may be made to the family at www.harrisfuneralinc.com.

3/13 - 16

In Other News...

Inmate Suffers Multiple Stab Wounds in Eddyville Penitentiary

EDDYVILLE, Ky. (1/29/15) — An inmate at Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville was stabbed Thursday, Jan. 29 in a… Read More

Page Named Employee of the Year at MCCH

MURRAY, Ky. (1/29/15) — Susan Page, a Registered Nurse in the Emergency Department, has been named the 2014 Employee of… Read More
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

January 28, 2015 17469

UPDATED: Several Involved in Two-Vehicle Accident

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 26, 2015 7890

KSP Arrests Two on Child Porn Charges; MPD…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Trooper Stu Recke
January 25, 2015 7641

Dean’s List Announced

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Joyce Riggs
January 28, 2015 6745

Nortonville Man Accused of Meth Possession,…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
January 26, 2015 5578

School Board Votes 3-2 for Utility Tax

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 5551

Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Child

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 25, 2015 5203

Juvenile Hit by Vehicle at McDonald's

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by GPD Officer Wes Miller
January 28, 2015 5149

Tax Recall Committee Formed Day After School…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

January 08, 2015 22613

Woman Claiming to be 'Lady Gaga' Tours Town in…

in Top News For All Sites by Madisonville Police Department
January 15, 2015 22235

UPDATE: Fatality Victim's Name Officially Released

in Top News For All Sites by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Today

January 29, 2015 5551

Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Child

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 3548

UPDATE - Students Have until Jan. 31 to Enter…

in General News For All Sites by James R. Comer
January 30, 2015 3358

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Attacking Police…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
January 29, 2015 2385

Kentucky Highway Crews Prepare for Possible…

in Top News For All Sites by Keith Todd
January 30, 2015 2315

Portion of Kentucky 862 Closed as Emergency…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
January 29, 2015 2173

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

in Hopkins News by Barry Franklin
January 29, 2015 2015

Group Organizing Prayer Circle for Youth

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 1965

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
January 29, 2015 1964

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Jan. 29, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
January 29, 2015 1827

Keystone Approval Will Boost the Economy, Support…

in General News For All Sites by Robert Steurer
January 29, 2015 1805

Protect Your Sensitive Information from Hackers

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 1586

Whitfield Meets with Fort Campbell Soldiers

in General News For All Sites by Marty Irby