Myrtle ‘Turtle’ Carlisle

The Basler Funeral Home has announced the passing of 70-year-old Myrtle “Turtle” Carlisle of Sainte Genevieve, Mo. Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at Camelot Nursing & Rehab Center in Farmington, MO


She was born November 24, 1952 in Camanche, Tex., the daughter of Juanita B Carlisle and Cecil Carlisle who both preceded her in death.


She is survived by two sons: Marshall (Belated Eileen) Poitevint of Sainte Genevieve, Mo. and Benny (Angel) Poitevint of Mo.; a daughter: April Twilligear; a brother: Cecil (Janie) Carlisle Jr. of Amarillo, Tex.; a sister: Letha (Belated Johnnie) Walker of Odessa, Tex.; two grandchildren: Seth Twilligear and Zachary Twilligear.


She was also preceded in death by a grand-daughter: Kristine Poitevint.


Turtle loved to read Christian romance, mystery, and western novels.


She was a wonderful mother and a very independent person.


Arrangements are pending at this time.


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