Arthur Wayne Cartrite, 88, of Sunray, passed away on Tuesday June 11, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 13, 2019, at Lane Memorial Cemetery with Wayne Norrell, family friend, officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Wayne was born March 18, 1931, in Sherman County to Julius Arthur and Ruby (Dortch) Cartrite. He married Carolyn Williams on August 11, 1951, in Clovis, New Mexico. They were married for 67 years before she preceded him in death on May 27, 2019. Wayne proudly served his country in the US Army from 1951 to 1953.
Wayne is preceded in death by his wife, his parents, and two sons: Arthur Wayne and James Kirk.
Wayne is survived by his children: Vicki Bowling and husband Greg of Canadian, TX and Dalton Cartrite and wife Robin of Sunray; five grandchildren; brother: Johnny Cartrite and wife Joy of Waxahachie; sister: Elva Richards of Amarillo; 8 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.