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Edith Margaret Russell Cather

Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Death 25 Nov 2009 (aged 89)
Berryville, Clarke County, Virginia, USA
Burial Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 103809498 · View Source
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Edith Margaret Cather, 89, of Berryville, Virginia, died Wednesday, November 25, 2009 in a local nursing home.

Mrs. Cather was born October 17, 1920 in Newport News, Virginia, the daughter of Thomas William and Aria Belle Kline Russell.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Extension Homemaker for 50+ years; Crums United Methodist Church, where she was a lifetime member; and had been a 4-H leader.

She married Ray Newton Cather on May 28, 1942 in Winchester, Virginia.

Surviving with her husband, are 2 daughters, Joyce Russell Singhas of Greencastle, PA and Margaret Rae Dillow of Berryville, VA; 3 sons, Thomas Alan Cather of Berryville, VA, Raymond Newton Cather of Haines City, FL, and Michael Riley Cather of Berryville, VA; 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren , and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

A brother, James Russell and 2 sisters, Aria Belle "Cress" Walter and Elizabeth Marion Russell preceded her in death.

A funeral service will be at 11:00 A. M. Monday, November 30, 2009 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home Chapel, Berryville, VA with Rev. Hyo Lee officiating.

Burial will follow in Shenandoah Memorial Park, Frederick County, VA.

Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 P. M. Sunday night at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Crums United Methodist Church, 2832 Crums Church Rd., Berryville, VA 22611 or to John H. Enders Fire & Rescue, 9 S. Buckmarsh St., Berryville, VA 22611.

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