Mary Lou Cartee
Ms. Mary Lou Cartee, age 87 of Brandenburg, Kentucky, formerly of Olive Hill, Kentucky, entered into rest Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at her residence.
She was born April 20, 1932 in Greenup County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Clyde and Mollie Young Crawford.
Mary attended Erie High School and graduated in 1950. She attended Georgia Southern University and Morehead State University where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Chemistry, and her Masters of Science in Psychology.
Mary was a teacher for over 40 years, beginning her career in Statesboro, Georgia as an elementary teacher and then joining Carter County Schools where she taught at Olive Hill High School and West Carter High School from 1957 to 1997.
Mary attended United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church in Olive Hill, Kentucky. She enjoyed painting, writing, spending time on her computer and spending time with her family and friends.
Mary is survived by her two daughters, Lisa Parker (Mike) of Brandenburg, Kentucky, and Jessica Garvin (Jeff) of Louisville, Kentucky. Two grandsons, Christopher Michael Parker and Ryan Kenton Parker, both of Brandenburg, Kentucky. She also leaves behind many friends who will sadly mourn her passing.
A memorial service will be held at 1PM Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 W. Highway 60, Olive Hill, KY with Bro. Haskell Dailey officiating.
Friends and family may visit from 11 AM to 1PM on Saturday, October 26, 2019, at Globe Funeral Chapel, Olive Hill, Kentucky.
In lieu of flowers, please direct donations to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in memory of Mary Lou Cartee at or my mail at St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Condolences may be sent to the family at
Published on October 21, 2019


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