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“Regina, my heart felt sympathy to you and your family. I loved Ms. Mable and am honored to have worked alongside her. Wanda ”
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“We are so sorry for the loss of your Mother. May you all be blessed and comforted. You are in our prayers. much love The Allen family, Tex,Tammy,...Read More »
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“I had the pleasure of knowing Mabel from Drakesboro and working with her at MCH. Many a night I would stop by Ditney Hill and pick Mabel up and we...Read More »
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DRAKESBORO - Mabel Joyce Cartwright, 95, of Drakesboro, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 10:15AM at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Ms. Cartwright was born October 27, 1922, in Butler County to the late Lewis and Minnie Hines Cartwright. She was employed as a housekeeper for Sam and Betty Levinson of Greenville, and later worked as a nurse aide at Muhlenberg Community Hospital for over 25 years. She was a member of Wesley Chapel AME Zion Church in Greenville.

She is survived by her children, Jerry (Carolyn) Reed of Drakesboro, Regina Reed of Drakesboro, and Carla (John) Taylor of Central City; grandchildren Darrin (Katina Bell) Reed, Jeremy (Sherry) Reed, Kellee Reed, and Briahna Taylor; great-grandchild Marleigh Jo Reed; step-grandchild Kaetlyn Moore; brother James (Liz) Cartwright of Michigan City, IN; nephews Billy McCoy, Richard Robinson, Owen Shultz, Tony Shultz, and Joel (Rhonda) Cartwright; niece Margo Reed; and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at 1:00PM at Wesley Chapel AME Zion Church in Greenville, with Rev. BaTavi Combs officiating. Burial in Browder Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday after 11:00AM at the church. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at