Bill Cathey age 102, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2019 at the Shell Point Retirement Village in Fort Myers, FL where he had been a resident for nine years. He was born in Hampton Roads, VA a son to the late William and Georgie Mae Wright Cathey. Bill was the former co-owner of Bristol Tool and Machine Works. He and his family were members of Edgemont Presbyterian for over 50 years. He was preceded in death by his wife of 72 years Katherine Cathey, son Harry Cathey, and daughter Angelin Cathey.
Survivors include: Sons – Theodore (Ted) Cathey, Daniel Cathey and wife Kay, and daughter Vicki Hall, brother – Dr. Gordon Cathey and sister Elizabeth Wright.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 11 am in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Aaron Bartmess and Rev. Larry Stallard officiating. Entombment will follow in the Glenwood Mausoleum. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5-8 pm at Weaver Funeral Home.