Barbara Cartwright, daughter of the late Henry and Eunice Snider Wolpers, was born in Dexter, on April 14, 1941, and died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on July 12, 2010, at the age of 69.
Mrs. Cartwright had lived in Dexter most of her life. She was a member of the New Bethel General Baptist Church and had worked at the International Hat Factory in Dexter for many years.
In 1964 she was married to David Cartwright.
Surviving are her husband, David Cartwright of Dexter; two daughters, Dana Cartwright of Dexter and Dena Cartwright-Silliman of Slidell, La.; one son, Damon Cartwright of Dexter; seven grandchildren, Jessica, Kelsey and Elisha Flanigan, Justus and Dakota Silliman, Zachary and Gavin Cartwright; one great-grandchild, Keeleigh Flanigan; and two brothers, Terry Michael Wolpers and Paul David Wolpers, both of Dexter. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Graveside services were held Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at 1 p.m. in the Duncan Cemetery in Dexter with the Rev. Phil Warren of Dexter officiating.
Interment took place in the Duncan Cemetery (located in the Dexter Cemetery) in Dexter with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.