Mr. Robert “Hoss” Cartwright age 30, of Athens, TN, passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2022.
Mr. Cartwright was born in Corbin, KY, on February 18, 1992, the son of Sheryl and Wayne Tanner. He was employed with Huber Engineered Woods as a control room operator. Robert never met a stranger and loved people. He enjoyed being a volunteer fireman for many years. Robert always gave his all whenever he did any job. He enjoyed smoking meats, camp fires, four wheeling, and anything outdoors. Robert was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Robert Larry Douglas; great-grandfather, Warren Douglas; and his beloved dog, Grace.
In addition to his parents, survivors include his fiancé, Emily Keaton and their three furry children, Lilah, Bella, and Jolene.; sister, Miranda Leah Campbell (Jordan); Step-sister Tiffany Tanner Bice (Billy), Step-Brother Lance Tanner (Shauna), two nephews, Tyson and Carson Campbell; maternal grandmother, Linda Douglas; and great-grandmother, Georgia Douglas; aunt, Carolyn Hill; numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church of Cleveland.
A Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at 4:00 P.M., First Baptist Church of Cleveland with Dr. Jay McClusky and Arlin Gurley officiating.
Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to McKamey Animal Center 4500 N Access Road, Chattanooga, TN 37415.
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Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Chapel.