Barbara Carver Cartwright Barbara Carver Cartwright, 67, of Newport News, Virginia, died on Monday, September 9, 2013, at Riverside Regional Medical Center. Born on January 6, 1946, in Charlottesville, Virginia, she was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Warren Carver; and mother, Mary Frances Scruggs Carver. Until recently, Barbara was a proud Charlottesville native and put in many years of dedicated service with Albemarle County public schools. An avid reader and lover of animals, Barbara also devoted much of her time to her friends and family. She is survived by her husband, Dean Cartwright of Newport News, Virginia; a son, Brian Cartwright and his wife, Beth, of Phoenix, Arizona; a daughter, Erin Cartwright Phillippi and her husband, Matt, of Harrisonburg, Virginia; and a dear friend, Sandra Perry and her husband, Jeff Perry, of Charlottesville, Virginia. The family would like to extend their thanks to Peggy and Jimmy Sprouse for their continued support during Barbara's illness. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, September 14, 2013, at the Hill and Wood Chapel, Charlottesville, with Father Joseph Mary officiating. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery. Friends may send condolences to the family at www.hillandwood.com.
This obituary was originally published in the Daily Progress.