Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

November 15, 2013

John David Cathey


Corsicana Daily Sun

— John David Cathey, 68, passed away Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at Navarro Regional Hospital in Corsicana.

He was born Aug. 2, 1945 to John Tom and Lola (Scott) Cathey in Dawson, and worked for Chem Clean for 33 years.

John is survived by his wife of 32 years, Sherry Lynn (Heitman) Cathey of Frost; daughters Lisa Diane Miller of Cypress, Shannon Ione Twist of Killeen, and Stephanie Lynn Ward of Gainsville; son, Brian Butler of Corsicana; sister, Mary Foster of Dawson; grandchildren Loren Miller, Clay and Chelsea Mongomery, Makaylie, Shelby and Whitney Ward, Jase Butler, Matthew Twist, Hunter and Cameron Donaghey, and Reagan Woodall and great-grandchild Chance Wilheim.  

John was a loving father, husband, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be missed deeply.