Lawrence Walker Cartner

Published 4:49 pm Sunday, April 5, 2015

Mr. Lawrence Walker Cartner, 84, of Grady Lane, Mocksville, died Saturday, April 4, 2015, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem

He was born June 27, 1930 in Davie County to the late Grady William and Cordie Mae Walker Cartner. Mr. Cartner was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Korean Conflict. He was an active member of Salem United Methodist Church. Mr. Cartner was a farmer and had been a driver for YVEDDI for 10 years.

He was also preceded in death by 2 brothers, Kermit and Carl Cartner.

Survivors: his wife, Betty Kiblinger Cartner of the home; 5 children, David Cartner, Danny Cartner (Julie), Daphne Cartner, and Douglas Cartner (Jennifer), all of Mocksville, and Denise Sloan (Eddie) of Olin; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

A funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m., Monday, April 6 at Salem United Methodist Church with the Rev. John Erwin officiating. The body was placed in the church 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial followed in the church cemetery.  The family receivef friends Sunday, April 5, at Eaton Funeral Home.

Memorials be sent to the Salem UMC Building or Cemetery Fund, c/o Paul Shew, 1582 Davie Academy Road, Mocksville.