Catherine Cathcart

Ware Shoals – Catherine Roberts Cathcart, 97, widow of James Edward “Ed” Cathcart, of New Street died Sunday, May 17, 2020 at Hospice of Laurens County in Clinton.

Born in Madison County, GA, she was a daughter of the late John M. and Georgia Ann Campbell Roberts. She was the oldest living member of the Ware Shoals Pentecostal Holiness Church. Catherine was retired from Riegel Textile Co. and later Gene’s Saddle Shop of Laurens.

Surviving are three sons, Gary E. Cathcart (Tracy) of Spartanburg, Paul S. Cathcart (June) of Ware Shoals, and Jim L. Cathcart of Camden, a daughter, Annette Hamilton (Jack) of Cross Hill, Janet Cathcart of Ware Shoals, 10  grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was pre-deceased by ten siblings and her first born grandson, Todd Cathcart.

Private Family Graveside Services will be held Tuesday at Greenwood Memorial Gardens with Rev. Tony Irby officiating.

The family will be at their respective homes. In Leiu of Flowers memorials should be made to Ware Shoals Pentecostal Holiness Church Building Fund, Box 192, Ware Shoals, SC 29692 or to Hospice of Laurens, 1304 Springdale Drive, Clinton, SC 29325. Online condolences may be made as

Service Details

  • Date: Private Family Graveside Tuesday, May 19, 2020
  • Cemetery: Greenwood Memorial Gardens
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