We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Zapata Funeral Home - Paducah
Billy Lane Cartwright, Jr. passed from this life on June 22, 2022 in Fort Worth, TX at the
age of 61. Billy was born May 31, 1961 in Paducah, TX to Billy Sr. and Norma June Hardin.
He attended and graduated from Paducah High School in 1979.
Billy was employed by the city of Paducah as the head of the water department for many
years and later employed by the city of Childress as the head of the water department
until he retired. Billy enjoyed working with electronics. He enjoyed working on water
and sewer lines as a side job and raising pigs.
He is preceded in death by his parents Billy Sr. and Norma Cartwright.
Billy is survived by his sister Sheila Puryear (Scott), of Granbury, TX, his niece Sara
Ridenour (Doug), his nephew Jay Tidmore, and a host of family and friends.