James T. "Bud" Cartee
James T. "Bud" Cartee, age 72, passed away, June 12, 2012, at his home, in Cedar Bluff. James T. Cartee was born June 1, 1940, in Clay County, in the Cairo Community to the late Carrie Lee Blake Cartee and Walter Lee Cartee.
James T. "Bud" Cartee was retired from West Point Fire Department after 25 years of service.
James T. "Bud" Cartee was a member of Enon Baptist Church. James T. "Bud" Cartee married Marjorie Lee Irby Cartee May 29, 1970, in West Point.
Funeral services are Friday, June 15, 2012, at 3 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Donald Pounders officiating. Burial will follow in Cairo Cemetery in Clay County.
Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in
charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Marjorie Irby Cartee of Cedar Bluff; his daughter, Susan Denise Martin of Columbus; three grandchildren: James Douglas Martin, Sierra Martin, and Jonathan Martin; three sisters: Shirley Miller of West Point, Barbara Harmon (Bobby) of Cedar Bluff, and Bonnie Benson (Jimmy) of West Point. Those preceding James T. "Bud" Cartee in death were sisters: Sarah Davis and Annie Pearl Cartee.
Pallbearers are Robert Miller, Terry Benson, Allen Harmon, Blake Miller, Will Miller, and Ronnie Davis.
Honorary pallbearers are Chief Caradine Young, Kenny Dill, Former co-Workers at West Point Fire Department, his Church Family at Enon Baptist Church, and his friends in the community.
Memorials may be made to Cairo Cemetery Care Fund, c/o Judy Chrismond, 3836 Hwy 50 West, West Point, MS
Visitation is today, from 5 â€“ 8 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com