Daisy Sawyer Cartwright, 91, of Camden passed on April 19, 2017 at the Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on August 22, 1925 to the late Walter and Sally Jones Sawyer.
She was the widow of Clarence Cartwright, Sr. and a faithful member of Geneva Baptist Church in Camden. She taught a Sunday School class, was involved in Vacation Bible School and was the director of the VBS for many years. She was a faithful member of the WMU where she served as President and Treasurer. She loved making flower arrangements to decorate the church and she served as chairman of the Fellowship Committee until she was no longer able. She was a loving mother and grandmother.
She leaves daughter, Brenda Cartwright Winslow and husband, Jerel of Elizabeth City; a son, C. A Cartwright, Jr. of Camden; grandchildren, Keith Winslow of Hertford, Richard Winslow and wife, Emily of Raleigh; one great grandchild, Walter Ray Winslow of Raleigh; a brother, Lawrence Sawyer and wife, Sylvia who was like a sister; and nieces, Terrie Gregory and husband, Greg, Lisa Anderson and husband, Randy.
We are so thankful for wonderful ladies who were her caregivers, Amy Croteau, Barbara Call and Gladys Stokley.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Geneva Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Boyce Porter. After the service, there will be a visitation with the family in the fellowship hall. At all other times the family will be at the home of Jerel and Brenda Winslow, 1123 Chestnut Drive, Elizabeth City. A private burial will be in West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be made to Geneva Baptist Church, 812 NC Highway 343 N. Camden, NC 27921. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Cartwright family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home (Elizabeth City)
405 East Church Street
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