Mrs. Catherine Carver, 83, of Columbia, Missouri, and formerly of Cabool, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2009, at South Hampton Place in Columbia.
She was born on February 27, 1926 in Willow Springs, Missouri, the daughter of Walter and Ethel (Blankenbeckler) Lawson.
Catherine was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Truman, in 1998; and a granddaughter, Dana Hedrick.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Jones; a grandson, Rick Hedrick; a granddaughter, Janice Leigh; two great-granddaughters, Ella and Sophie Leigh; four brothers, Walt Lawson, Noel Lawson, Dene Lawson and Gene Lawson; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.
Graveside services were at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2009, at Cabool Cemetery with Rev. Scott Williamson officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool.