Phillips Funeral Home
Darrell Wayne Cartmill, 51, of Ironton, entered his eternal life to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
The Paris native was born Oct. 12, 1961, the son of James Cartmill of Winchester, and the late Virginia Mitchell Cartmill and his stepmother, the late Carolyn Cartmill. He was also preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandparents.
Darrell was a 1979 graduate of George Rogers Clark High School in Winchester and received his bachelor of science degree in pharmacy from the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy in 1984. He was a pharmacist for Walmart in Ashland and a member of the First Baptist Church of Russell. He was an avid reader, loved history, a huge sports fan and loved UK basketball.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Teresa Browning Cartmill; two daughters, Maeghan Elisabeth Cartmill and Maereah Isabella Cartmill, both of Ironton; a son, Jarrett Tyson Cartmill of Ironton; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, who he took to be a second set of parents, Bill “Buck” and Ruth Browning of Ironton; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jerry and Norma Browning of Ironton; sister-in-law, Ginger Browning of Ashland; nephew, Jacob Browning of South Point, Ohio; niece, Olivia Houser of Ashland; and his church family, dear friends, aunts, uncles and cousins.
There will be a memorial service at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at the First Baptist Church in Russell with Pastor Ken Gowin and Minister Phil Lemaster officiating.
There will be no public visitation.
Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton is in charge of the arrangements.
Donations may be made to the First Baptist Church Russell Building Fund, 901 Ashland Drive, Russell, KY 41169.
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