Alvis Eugene "Gene" Cartwright, 74, of Scottsville, KY passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at his residence. The Fort Worth, TX native was a retired 31 year employee of Dollar General, former employee of J.C. Penney's, attended Pleasant Field Full Gospel Church and loved to fish and watch his grandchildren play sports. He was a son of the late Alvis Overton Cartwright and Sibbie Estelle Woods Cartwright.
He is survived by his wife: Joyce Gillmore Cartwright, Scottsville, KY;
1 son: James Cartwright, Scottsville, KY;
1 daughter: Cynthia Allen Riffe and husband, Jeffrey, Scottsville, KY;
1 brother: Richard Cartwright and wife, Vickie, Fredericksburg, TX;
4 grandchildren: Rachel Riffe, Austen Riffe, Lauren Riffe and Matthew Cartwright and several nieces and nephews;
He was preceded in death by 1 brother: Donald Ray Cartwright.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Friday at Goad Funeral Home with Bro. Scott Cline and Bro. Keith Patrick officiating and burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Thursday and after 7:00 A.M. Friday until funeral time at Goad Funeral Home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to The Gideons. Donations may be made at Goad Funeral Home.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Alvis Eugene "Gene" Cartwright, please visit our floral store.