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Margaret Cathey, 86
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Margaret Cathey, 86, a Morrison resident and Wynoose, Illinois native, was born Feb. 24, 1935 and died Dec. 1 following an extended illness.

She was a retired secretary at Carrier Corporation, a member of Morrison First Baptist Church, and was preceded in death by husband, Billy Reece Cathey, son Jeffery Cathey, and daughter Mary Lou Davidson.

Mrs. Cathey is survived by son and spouse, Greg and Helen Cathey of Morrison, four grandchildren, Justin (Heather) Cathey of McMinnville, Judith (Bayardo) Lopez of Miami, Fla., Alex Davidson of Murfreesboro, and Eric Davidson of McMinnville, great-grandchild, Abigail Cathey, one brother Joseph (Jean) Miller of Nobel, Illinois, and two sisters-in-law, Dot Cathey and Emma Cathey, both of McMinnville. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, at High’s Chapel with Jerry Lusk officiating. Burial will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery in Coffee County. Visitation will be Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at High’s. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 3, 2021