Letha Eva Cathey
Arcadia-Letha Eva Cathey, 102, passed away peacefully in Arcadia, LA on July 25, 2013. Born on February 25, 1911 to Dora Lee Lord and Colonel Sidney W. Robinson.
She is preceded in death by her five brothers, two sisters and by her loving husband James Thomas Cathey, who passed away on March 5. 1986. They were married in Arcadia on November 16, 1929. They loved each other very much along with their careers, hers in nursing and his as a police officer. She leaves behind their two children, Sammie N. Eaves and Tommy L. Cathey, along with many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews: along with family in Winnfield Louisiana. She graduated from nursing school and worked in this field for many years with some of her closest friends that she leaves behind, with many, many others and other family members.
Viewing/Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 29, 2013 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Arcadia. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday July 30, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Arcadia. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.
Letha loved God. Her kindness and love will be missed by all who were fortunate enough to know her.
Memorials may be made to,
in Memphis, TN.
Published in Shreveport Times from July 27 to July 29, 2013