Born 6-17-1932 -- Died 9-9-2006
Betty Jean Cathey of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Sept. 9, 2006, in Cape Girardeau at the age of 74.
She was born June 17, 1932, in Cardwell, Mo., the daughter of the late Gilbert Stanley and Verla Cox Stanley.
She was united in marriage on Jan. 1, 1953, in Mammoth Spring to Doyle Cathey.
She is survived by her husband Doyle of the home in Cape Girardeau; one sister, Bonita Graham and husband Talmadge of Heber Springs, Ark.; one brother, Gary Stanley and wife Jane of Cape Girardeau; several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Dorothy Fisher and Helen Jo Stanley.
She was baptized into the Christian Church in Thayer.
Graveside services were held Sept. 11 at the Thayer Cemetery with brother-in-law, Talmadge Graham officiating. Burial followed in the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.