Emma Cathey

Wednesday, January 2, 2002

DEXTER, Mo. -- Funeral for Emma Pearl Cathey of Dexter was held Monday at Rainey Funeral Home. The Rev. Clifford Wary officiated. Burial was in Hagy Cemetery.

Cathey, 95, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2001, at Cypress Point Healthcare.

She was born Aug. 7, 1906, at Portageville, Mo., daughter of Albert and Maude Funkhouse Adams. She and Fred Monroe Cathey were married Nov. 21, 1925, at New Madrid, Mo. He died Feb. 6, 1991.

Survivors include a granddaughter and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter.