Winnie Cathey McQueen Obituary

Abilene Reporter News
Sunday, March 14, 2004

Winnie Cathey McQueen

COLEMAN -- Winnie Cathey McQueen, age 91, long-time resident of Coleman, died Saturday, March 13, 2004 in Lawton, Oklahoma. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, 2004 in Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with David Ross Cathey officiating. Burial will follow in the Brown Ranch Cemetery under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home.
She was born Susian Winnieford Cathey on November 21, 1912 in Loss Creek, Coleman County, Texas, a daughter of the late Carlin and Florence Sampson Cathey. She grew up in Coleman County and graduated from Coleman High School. She was married to Earl E. McQueen and he preceded her in death in 1944. Winnie received her B.A. degree from Mary Hardin Baylor College and her Master's from Texas Tech. She was a teacher in elementary school and later a Home Economics teacher in high school. She taught at Mukewater, Burkett, Santa Anna (two different times), Post and Ballinger. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma, Good Neighbor Extension Homemakers and the Elm Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Delbert E. and Sandy McQueen of Lawton, Oklahoma; two grandsons, Kurt McQueen of Lawton, Oklahoma and Karl McQueen of Wichita Falls, Texas; two brothers, Roy E. Cathey of Sanuarita, Arizona and David Ross Cathey of Lindale, Texas.
She was preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.
Family visitation will be 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday at Stevens Funeral Home.

Submitted by Donna Kile Van Benschoten on March 19, 2004.

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