Funeral services for Ms. Anita Hawkins Cartwright, age 48, who died from cancer and leukemia in Lexington, KY on Sunday, July 1, 2012, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 6, 2012, at Harrod Brothers Funeral Home in Frankfort. Visitation will be Thursday evening at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Burial will be in Frankfort Cemetery.
Anita Cartwright was born in Frankfort, KY, September 12, 1963, to the late Billy Lee Hawkins, Sr. and Martha Carol Hager Hawkins. She grew up in Frankfort and graduated from Frankfort High School. She married the late Jerry Lee Cartwright June 22, 1984. Anita and her family moved to Rochester, MN in 1998 where she worked for Fluor Corp.
Anita is survived by a daughter, Samantha Covington (Rob) of Frankfort; son, Jeremy Cartwright, of Frankfort; grandson, Carter Covington; brothers, Billy Hawkins, Jr. (Beth), Frankfort and Bobby Hawkins (Robin), Ocala, FL and significant other, Jeff Clark. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Lee Cartwright, her parents and grandparents.
Casket bearers will be Jeremy Cartwright, Rob Covington, Billy Hawkins, Bobby Hawkins, Ben Ueltschi, Mike Simonson, Andrew Smith and Jeff Clark. Honorary bearers will be Keith Tipton and Charles Inscoe.
Flowers are welcome or expressions of sympathy in her memory are suggested to American Cancer Society, 1405 College Way, Lexington, KY 40502. Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home. Condolences may be shared via the online guestbook at www.harrodbrothersfuneralhome.com.