October 11, 1908 ~ November 8, 2004
Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: Candler, NC
Florence Cathey, 96, formerly of Candler, died Monday, November 8, 2004, at Aston Park Health Care Center. A native of Buncombe County she was the last of eleven children of the late James T. and Ida Wright Cathey. She was a graduate of Candler High School where she played on the basketball team and was also a graduate of Blanton’s Business College. Miss Cathey was a former resident of New Haven, CT, where she worked for the Knights of Columbus for 26 years. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. At her request there will be no visitation, viewing or service. Memorials may be made to Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, 84 Snow Hill Church Road, Candler, NC 28715.