Joe Edward Cardwell


Joe E. Cardwell, 65, Glasgow, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, Sunday, April 7, 2019.
Born April 18, 1953 in Rockfield, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Martha Pauline Pardue Cardwell and Joe D. Cardwell.
He was the husband of Jennifer Reneau Cardwell, who survives.
He worked 39 years for Lewis Bakeries and attended Union No. 2 Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors, other than his wife, include one daughter, Desire' (Kevin) Davis, Bowling Green; two sons, Michael (Jennifer) Cardwell, Madison, Indiana, and Joe (Bridgett) Cardwell Jr., Bowling Green; three sisters, Sharon Shoemake, Morgantown, Sheila (Randy) Morgan, Russellville, and Polly Dixon, Bowling Green; five brothers, Wayne (Linda) Cardwell, Bowling Green, Ronnie (Tammy) Cardwell, Morgantown, Timmy (Janice) Cardwell, New Mexico, Chuck (Tammy) Cardwell, Bowling Green, and Jeff (Laura) Cardwell, Bowling Green; 12 grandchildren, Devin, Joseph, Tyler, Jarred, Haylee, Kaylee, Courtney, Chelsee, Blake, Erika, Abby and Dylan; three great-grandchildren, Charlotte, Mya and Addilynn; mother-in-law, Peggy Cain; and friend, James Chenault; two brothers-in law, Robin Reneau and Bill Porter; one sister-in-law, Mary Lee (Willie) England; and several special nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death, besides his parents, were two sisters, Dixie Porter and Lynn Orange; and one brother-in-law, Terry Shoemake.
Funeral services will be Thursday, April 11, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Union No. 2 Missionary Baptist Church with Brother Ricky Holland officiating. Burial will follow in the Union No. 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday April 10, 2019, 3-8 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home and on Thursday, April 11, 2019, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Union No. 2 cemetery or church.
Published on April 9, 2019
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Tom & Rita Conquergood
Apr 09, 2019
Jennifer & family,
May the special memories you shared with Joey be of comfort to you in the days ahead. Tom was at the gates of heaven to welcome Joe. Tom & Rita