Myrtle Cartrette Coleman, 81, died Monday, May 30, 2016 at her home. Born Aug. 17, 1934 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late William Marshal Cartrette and Dessie Lou Housand Cartrette and the widow of Tim Coleman. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her son, Bryon Kenneth Coleman; seven brothers, Paul Cartrette, Hedley Cartrette, Floyd Cartrette, Hollis Cartrette, Ottis Cartrette, Howard Cartrette and Cecil Cartrette; and two sisters, Edna Mae Spivey and Virginia Caines.
Final rites will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 2 in the chapel of Inman Ward Funeral Home. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 2 one hour prior to the service in the funeral home chapel.
She is survived by two daughters, Lisa Walters of Tabor City, Kathy Jolly of Nichols, S.C.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.