Visitation, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday evening, April 23rd, 2015, at the Otts Funeral Home in Sulligent, Alabama. Funeral service, 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 24th, 2015, at the Otts Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Edward Puckett and Bro. Stanley Blaylock officiating. Burial in Kingsville Cemetery, Lamar County, Alabama.
Pallbearers, Alan Cantrell, Mitch Cantrell, Steve Morton, Paul McLemore, Ricky Duncan, and Mike Otts. Honorary pallbearers, James Whitlock, Junior Woodham, Dexter Gazaway, Danny Otts, & Staff at Otts Funeral Home ,and Wilburn Hollis.
“Mutt” was born as William Carmack Cantrell, May 11th, 1926, in Marion County, Alabama, to the late William “Bill” and Maggie Mae Terrell Cantrell. During his life, he held many titles such as a retired Truck Driver, Funeral Director’s Assistant for 17 years at Otts Funeral Home, Pastor at Gattman Holiness Church for many years and veteran soldier in the US Army. He enjoyed gardening, yard work and reading the Bible.
He is survived by his wife, Magaline Cantrell, Sulligent, AL.; 1 brother, Gene (Rebecca) Cantrell, Sulligent, AL.; 2 grandsons, Randal (Robbie) Cantrell, Sulligent, AL., and Eric (Crystal) Cantrell, Detroit, AL.; 4 great-grandchildren, Tyler, Skylar, Riley and Alexa Cantrell; 1 daughter-in-law, Cynthia (Steve) Morton, Sulligent, AL.; his Gattman Holiness Church Family; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William “Bill” and Maggie Mae Terrell Cantrell; 1 son, Wayne Cantrell; 2 brothers, James Cantrell, and Roger Cantrell; and 3 sisters, Velma Crenshaw, Vera Sanderson and Nell Anthony.
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