Mary Cantrell
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Mary E. Cantrell, 77, a resident of McDonald, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at the family residence.

She was a devoted mother and homemaker. She was a member of The True Church of God in Georgetown.

She was the daughter of the late Enoch Harden and Alley Lowe Harden. She was also preceded in death by her son, Jerry Cantrell; one granddaughter, Donia Danette Cantrell; three brothers: Bill Harden, Tom Harden and Henry Harden; and five sisters: Bea Michaels, Viola Davis, Ida Kennedy, Buellia Fortner and Roberta Gann.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Glenn Cantrell of McDonald; five children and spouses: Judy and Jack Morrison, Dina and David Swafford, Donnie and Debbie Cantrell, Ora Teague and Bobby Dowdy and Glenda Cantrell and Phillip Fritts, all of McDonald; grandchildren: Sherry Cantrell, Ore Crisp, Kim Gatlin, Christy McKinney, Misty Gee, Penny Goodwin, Julie Goodwin, Michael Loyess, Brandon Loyess, Mason Teague, Logan Teague, David Sneed and many great-grandchildren; one brother, Archie Harden of Georgetown; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Rev. James Hughes and Chaplain Mike Justice officiating.

Interment will follow in Earls Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.

Pallbearers will be Randy Fox, Donnie Cantrell, Bobby Dowdy, Logan Teague, Phillip Fritts and David Swafford.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at the funeral home.

The family will also receive friends Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Cantrell family guest book at