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John P. Cartee
Gamble Funeral Service
John P. Cartee
John Pershing Cartee, 99, of Statesboro, Georgia, and husband of Dora Mae Waters Cartee, died Tuesday evening, December 4, 2018.
    Born on May 8, 1919, in Metter, Georgia, to the late Charlie Jackson Cartee and the late Mary Lanier Cartee.
    His parents farmed to support their 10 children, Wallace, Blonnie, Elizabeth, Walter, Charlie, George, John, Josh, Mary and Betty.
    John was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church near Brooklet and retired in 1982 after 30 years with Union Camp.
    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four children, eight siblings and his grandson, Christopher Cartee.
    Surviving are his loving wife of 66 years, Dora; a daughter, Jane (Mark) McGlohon of Sioux City, Iowa; a son, David Cartee of Guyton; grandchildren, Matthew McGlohon, Michaela McGlohon and Savannah (Justin) Genaille; and great-grandsons, Collin, Daniel and Elijah.
    The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 10290 U.S. Highway 80, near Brooklet.
    The funeral service will be held at 11 Tuesday at Immanuel Baptist Church near Brooklet conducted by the Reverend Joseph V. Clifford. Interment will be in Bulloch Memorial Gardens in Statesboro.
    Please share your thoughts about Mr. Cartee and his life at www.gamblefuneralservice.com.
    Gamble Funeral Service of Savannah is in charge of arrangements.

Statesboro Herald, December 9, 2018
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