|Birth: ||Feb. 4, 1914|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 2011|
Mrs. Eva S. Wilson Cathriner, age 97, of Corsicana went to be with the Lord on Monday, February 28, 2011 at the home of her son, Gordon Wilson, in Corsicana. She was born on February 4, 1914 in Tyler County near Woodville, Texas. She was number ten of thirteen children.
While residing in Baytown, Texas during the 1950's and 1960's Mrs. Cathriner was active in the Grace United Methodist Church, the Garden Club of Baytown, the Kiwanitas of Baytown, the Dirt Gardeners Horticulture Club of Baytown, the East Harris County Federation of Garden Clubs, and the East Harris County A&M Mothers' Club.
She persevered when the going got tough and because of her majestic strength she outlived her parents; Albert N. and Daisy A. Shepherd; first husband, William G. (Bill) Wilson; second husband, Ross Cathriner; eight brothers, four sisters, and precious only daughter, Mary Virginia Pierce. She is survived by sons, Jerry Wilson, Charles Wilson and wife Anita, and Gordon Wilson and wife Debbie; twelve grandchildren, Jerry Jr., Brook, Dean, Shauna, Jole, Chris, Katy, Cole, and Wade Wilson, Stephen and Randy Pierce, and step-grandson, Mark Hickey. Mrs. Cathriner is also survived by twenty-five great-grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank Eva's caregivers, Jutta Garza and Gina Rosas and the members of Hand in Hand Hospice for the loving care that they gave to her during her illness.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at Forest Park
Lawndale Funeral Home in Houston, Texas. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 pm on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery with Rev. Carol Turner officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family request contributions be made to Cedar Bayou Grace United Methodist Church , 2714 Ferry Road, Baytown, Texas 77520.
Published in Houston Chronicle on March 1, 2011
Forest Park Cemetery
Created by: Joel Farringer
Record added: Mar 01, 2011
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